Equity: Global Retail
With 5 ETFs and over $377.42M in combined AUM, the Equity: Global Retail segment provides exposure to the Global space with a focus on Consumer Cyclicals securities.
Year-to-date, the best-performing ETF in the segment is the ProShares Long Online/Short Stores ETF (CLIX), with a total return of 16.50%. Meanwhile, the most popular ETF is the Amplify Online Retail ETF (IBUY) with $183.74MB in assets under management.
Investors should take a look at the (). This fund has been chosen as an Analyst Pick by FactSet, thus is the best ETF for the average investor. has an expense ratio of -- and tracks the .
ETF.com Efficiency Insight
The average efficiency score in the Equity: Global Retail segment is 89 out of 100, with the VanEck Vectors Retail ETF(RTH) obtaining the highest rating of 93 out of 100.
Costs dominate the discussion around efficiency. ETFs in the segment have an average expense ratio of 0.55% per year, with the VanEck Vectors Retail ETF (RTH) having the lowest expense ratio, charging investors 0.35% yearly.
Investors should look for funds with tight tracking, such as the Amplify Online Retail ETF (IBUY), with a 12-month median tracking difference of -0.03%.
ETF.com Tradability Insight
The average tradability score in the Equity: Global Retail segment is 79 out of 100, with the VanEck Vectors Retail ETF(RTH) obtaining the highest rating of 92 out of 100.
The VanEck Vectors Retail ETF (RTH) is the undisputed segment leader when it comes to liquidity. The fund trades 2.70M in daily average volume. Investors should also find ample liquidity in the Amplify Online Retail ETF (IBUY), with $2.17M in daily dollar volume.
Use limit orders to trade funds such as the Global X E-commerce ETF(EBIZ), due to their double-digit market spreads.
ETF.com Fit Insight
The Thomson Reuters Global Retailers Business has been selected as the index that most accurately represents the market in question. The benchmark has been selected by the ETF Analytics team at FactSet, according to a series of guidelines to ensure this index accurately captures its market.
Investors trying to match a broad market exposure should pay attention to RTH. This fund obtains a high Fit score and investors should capture market-like returns.
Other funds diverge from the market, by nature of their investment mandates; for example, CLIX follows a Fundamental strategy and obtains a low Fit score compared with our neutral benchmark.