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 1650 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, Equity ETFs gather total assets under management of $3,058.21B. 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 $263.85B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing Equity ETF was the FNGU at 103.81%. The most-recent ETF launched in the Equity space was the JPMorgan Equity Premium Income ETF JEPI in 05/20/20.

Top ETF Performers

NAIL Direxion Daily Homebuilders & Supplies Bull 3X Shares 76.59%
JNUG Direxion Daily Junior Gold Miners Index Bull 2X Shares 69.98%
NUGT Direxion Daily Gold Miners Index Bull 2X Shares 50.84%
NRGU MicroSectors U.S. Big Oil Index 3X Leveraged ETN 48.74%
UBOT Direxion Daily Robotics, Artificial Intelligence & Automation Index Bull 3X Shares 43.00%

Bottom ETF Performers

NRGD MicroSectors U.S. Big Oil Index -3X Inverse Leveraged ETN -58.87%
JDST Direxion Daily Junior Gold Miners Index Bear 2X Shares -47.12%
DRIP Direxion Daily S&P Oil & Gas Exp. & Prod. Bear 2X Shares -41.30%
NRGZ MicroSectors U.S. Big Oil Index -2X Inverse Leveraged ETN -38.59%
DUST Direxion Daily Gold Miners Index Bear 2x Shares -38.35%

Top Creations

XLV Health Care Select Sector SPDR Fund 3.61K
QQQ Invesco QQQ Trust 3.25K
EFG iShares MSCI EAFE Growth ETF 2.62K
ESGU iShares ESG MSCI U.S.A. ETF 2.59K
XLB Materials Select Sector SPDR Fund 1.73K

Top Redemptions

SPY SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust -5,358.69
EFA iShares MSCI EAFE ETF -5,165.38
VOO Vanguard S&P 500 ETF -2,949.49
IEMG iShares Core MSCI Emerging Markets ETF -2,440.75
IEFA iShares Core MSCI EAFE ETF -2,104.46

AUM Winners

SIXH 6 Meridian Hedged Equity-Index Option Strategy ETF 523,806,300.00%
SIXA 6 Meridian Mega Cap Equity ETF 244,118,732.00%
SIXL 6 Meridian Low Beta Equity Strategy ETF 194,131,372.00%
SIXS 6 Meridian Small Cap Equity ETF 53,299,848.00%
PMAY Innovator S&P 500 Power Buffer ETF - May 3,181.75%

AUM Losers

FIYY Barclays ETN+ FI Enhanced Global High Yield ETN Series B -94.85%
FIHD UBS AG FI Enhanced Global High Yield ETN -93.30%
PJUN Innovator S&P 500 Power Buffer ETF - June -73.52%
MFUS PIMCO RAFI Dynamic Multi-Factor U.S. Equity ETF -73.29%
ISDS Invesco RAFI Strategic Developed ex-US Small Company ETF -66.82%

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