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.

TOP ETF PERFORMERS

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%

BOTTOM ETF PERFORMERS

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%

TOP CREATIONS

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

TOP REDEMPTIONS

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

AUM WINNERS

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%

AUM LOSERS

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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