Equity ETF Overview

Equity ETFs invest in stocks of U.S. or international companies. Thus, equity ETFs have a claim of ownership on the underlying business.

With 1518 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, Equity ETFs gather total assets under management of $2,820.94B. The average expense ratio is 0.54%. Equity ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:

  • Equity

The largest Equity ETF is the SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust SPY with $257.85B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing Equity ETF was the RETL at 61.36%. The most-recent ETF launched in the Equity space was the Franklin FTSE South Africa ETF FLZA in 10/10/18.


BRZU Direxion Daily MSCI Brazil Bull 3X Shares 90.85%
UBR ProShares Ultra MSCI Brazil Capped 54.29%
LBJ Direxion Daily Latin America Bull 3X Shares 49.45%
NUGT Direxion Daily Gold Miners Index Bull 3x Shares 34.99%
JNUG Direxion Daily Junior Gold Miners Index Bull 3X Shares 32.44%


BZQ ProShares UltraShort MSCI Brazil Capped -40.10%
NAIL Direxion Daily Homebuilders & Supplies Bull 3X Shares -36.81%
DUST Direxion Daily Gold Miners Index Bear 3x Shares -30.55%
JDST Direxion Daily Junior Gold Miners Index Bear 3X Shares -30.26%
HOML ETRACS Monthly Reset 2xLeveraged ISE Exclusively Homebuilders ETN -27.92%


SPY SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust 5.11K
VOO Vanguard S&P 500 ETF 4.42K
IWM iShares Russell 2000 ETF 2.40K
XLC Communication Services Select Sector SPDR Fund 1.48K
VTI Vanguard Total Stock Market ETF 1.15K


EFA iShares MSCI EAFE ETF -1,173.07
EWJ iShares MSCI Japan ETF -737.49
IWF iShares Russell 1000 Growth ETF -655.01
EELV Invesco S&P Emerging Markets Low Volatility ETF -415.23
XLI Industrial Select Sector SPDR Fund -407.10


SDGA Impact Shares Sustainable Development Goals Global Equity ETF 9,429,690.50%
FPXE First Trust IPOX Europe Equity Opportunities ETF 4,574,991.50%
VSGX Vanguard ESG International Stock ETF 943,300.00%
ESGV Vanguard ESG U.S. Stock ETF 939,500.00%
HEWY iShares Currency Hedged MSCI South Korea ETF 2,155.90%


FTXO First Trust Nasdaq Bank ETF -79.13%
GSEU Goldman Sachs ActiveBeta Europe Equity ETF -62.90%
GSJY Goldman Sachs ActiveBeta Japan Equity ETF -62.69%
UTSL Direxion Daily Utilities Bull 3X Shares -53.43%
VETS Pacer Military Times Best Employers ETF -52.79%

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