Consumer Discretionary ETF Overview

Consumer discretionary is the term given to goods and services that are considered non-essential by consumers, but desirable if their available income is sufficient to purchase them. Consumer discretionary goods include durable goods, apparel, entertainment and leisure, and automobiles.

With 35 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, Consumer Discretionary ETFs gather total assets under management of $22.18B. The average expense ratio is 0.57%. Consumer Discretionary ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:

  • Equity

The largest Consumer Discretionary ETF is the Consumer Discretionary Select Sector SPDR Fund XLY with $13.51B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing Consumer Discretionary ETF was the UCC at 23.25%. The most-recent ETF launched in the Consumer Discretionary space was the VanEck Vectors Video Gaming and eSports ETF ESPO in 10/16/18.

TOP ETF PERFORMERS

NAIL Direxion Daily Homebuilders & Supplies Bull 3X Shares 25.56%
INCO Columbia India Consumer ETF 15.05%
ONLN ProShares Online Retail ETF 10.20%
XHB SPDR S&P Homebuilders ETF 10.07%
CHIQ Global X China Consumer ETF 9.94%

BOTTOM ETF PERFORMERS

SCC ProShares UltraShort Consumer Services -6.58%
FTXD First Trust Nasdaq Retail ETF -2.80%
RETL Direxion Daily Retail Bull 3x Shares -2.41%
PMR Invesco Dynamic Retail ETF -0.90%
XRT SPDR S&P Retail ETF -0.30%

TOP CREATIONS

XHB SPDR S&P Homebuilders ETF 115.58
ITB iShares U.S. Home Construction ETF 112.92
FDIS Fidelity MSCI Consumer Discretionary Index ETF 108.13
IYC iShares U.S. Consumer Services ETF 20.12
NAIL Direxion Daily Homebuilders & Supplies Bull 3X Shares 14.93

TOP REDEMPTIONS

XLY Consumer Discretionary Select Sector SPDR Fund -1,462.32
VCR Vanguard Consumer Discretionary ETF -112.15
XRT SPDR S&P Retail ETF -96.20
IBUY Amplify Online Retail -90.74
ECON Columbia Emerging Markets Consumer ETF -49.28

AUM WINNERS

FTXD First Trust Nasdaq Retail ETF 163.14%
HOML ETRACS Monthly Reset 2xLeveraged ISE Exclusively Homebuilders ETN 143.17%
XRT SPDR S&P Retail ETF 50.76%
NAIL Direxion Daily Homebuilders & Supplies Bull 3X Shares 25.12%
BJK VanEck Vectors Gaming ETF 24.62%

AUM LOSERS

SCC ProShares UltraShort Consumer Services -41.98%
UCC ProShares Ultra Consumer Services -23.75%
RXI iShares Global Consumer Discretionary ETF -18.83%
EMCG WisdomTree Emerging Markets Consumer Growth Fund -16.41%
JHMC John Hancock Multifactor Consumer Discretionary ETF -12.42%

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