Biotech ETF Overview

There are 14 Biotech ETFs which can be found in the following analytics segments:

  • Equity: U.S. Biotech
  • Equity: Global Biotech
  • Inverse Equity: U.S. Biotech
  • Leveraged Equity: U.S. Biotech

The largest Biotech ETF is the iShares NASDAQ Biotechnology ETF (IBB) with $9.33 B in assets under management and an expense ratio of 0.47% with a trailing 12 month gain of 14.79%. The best-performing ETF over the last 12 months was the Direxion Daily S&P Biotech Bull 3X Shares (LABU) with a total return of 57.65%. The most-recent ETF launched was the Loncar Cancer Immunotherapy ETF (CNCR) in October 2015.


LABDDirexion Daily S&P Biotech Bear 3X Shares8.24%
CNCRLoncar Cancer Immunotherapy ETF1.41%
BISProShares UltraShort Nasdaq Biotechnology1.15%
ZBIOProShares UltraPro Short Nasdaq Biotechnology0.97%
BBPVirtus LifeSci Biotech Products ETF-0.33%


LABUDirexion Daily S&P Biotech Bull 3X Shares-10.53%
UBIOProShares UltraPro Nasdaq Biotechnology-5.44%
ARKGARK Genomic Revolution Multi-Sector ETF-5.26%
PBEPowerShares Dynamic Biotechnology & Genome Portfolio-3.81%
BIBProShares Ultra NASDAQ Biotechnology-2.89%

top creations

LABUDirexion Daily S&P Biotech Bull 3X Shares48.58
FBTFirst Trust NYSE Arca Biotechnology Index Fund34.48
SBIOALPS Medical Breakthroughs ETF12.38
BBCVirtus LifeSci Biotech Clinical Trials ETF11.76
ARKGARK Genomic Revolution Multi-Sector ETF8.02

top redemptions

IBBiShares NASDAQ Biotechnology ETF-620.25
LABDDirexion Daily S&P Biotech Bear 3X Shares-34.52
BBHVanEck Vectors Biotech ETF-25.38
PBEPowerShares Dynamic Biotechnology & Genome Portfolio-1.40


BBCVirtus LifeSci Biotech Clinical Trials ETF64.33%
CNCRLoncar Cancer Immunotherapy ETF15.33%
LABUDirexion Daily S&P Biotech Bull 3X Shares11.81%
ARKGARK Genomic Revolution Multi-Sector ETF11.49%
BISProShares UltraShort Nasdaq Biotechnology6.06%


PBEPowerShares Dynamic Biotechnology & Genome Portfolio-27.62%
BBHVanEck Vectors Biotech ETF-21.44%
UBIOProShares UltraPro Nasdaq Biotechnology-19.46%
BIBProShares Ultra NASDAQ Biotechnology-17.24%
BBPVirtus LifeSci Biotech Products ETF-10.14%

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