Equity: U.S. - Mid Cap Value
With 10 ETFs and over $42.29B in combined AUM, the Equity: U.S. - Mid Cap Value segment provides exposure to the U.S. space with a focus on Mid Cap securities.
Year-to-date, the best-performing ETF in the segment is the First Trust Mid Cap Value AlphaDEX Fund (FNK), with a total return of 28.34%. Meanwhile, the most popular ETF is the Vanguard Mid-Cap Value ETF (VOE) with $15.07BB in assets under management.
Investors should take a look at the Vanguard Mid-Cap Value ETF (VOE). This fund has been chosen as an Analyst Pick by FactSet, thus is the best ETF for the average investor. VOE tracks the CRSP US Mid Cap Value Index which classifies stocks based on five value factors. VOE has an expense ratio of 0.07% and tracks the CRSP US Mid Value.
ETF.com Efficiency Insight
The average efficiency score in the Equity: U.S. - Mid Cap Value segment is 90 out of 100, with the Vanguard Mid-Cap Value ETF(VOE) obtaining the highest rating of 98 out of 100.
Costs dominate the discussion around efficiency. ETFs in the segment have an average expense ratio of 0.26% per year, with the iShares Morningstar Mid-Cap Value ETF (IMCV) having the lowest expense ratio, charging investors 0.06% yearly.
Investors should look for funds with tight tracking, such as the Vanguard Mid-Cap Value ETF (VOE), with a 12-month median tracking difference of -0.02%.
ETF.com Tradability Insight
The average tradability score in the Equity: U.S. - Mid Cap Value segment is 89 out of 100, with the Vanguard Mid-Cap Value ETF(VOE) obtaining the highest rating of 99 out of 100.
The iShares Russell Mid-Cap Value ETF (IWS) is the undisputed segment leader when it comes to liquidity. The fund trades 41.19M in daily average volume. Investors should also find ample liquidity in the Vanguard Mid-Cap Value ETF (VOE), with $36.67M in daily dollar volume.
Use limit orders to trade funds such as the Invesco S&P MidCap Value with Momentum ETF(XMVM), due to their double-digit market spreads.
ETF.com Fit Insight
The MSCI USA Mid Cap Value Index 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 VOE. 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, RFV follows a Value strategy and obtains a low Fit score compared with our neutral benchmark.