Innovative ETF Overview

Innovation is what drives the global economy. Recently, new ETFs have launched with the goal to obtain exposure to firms with new products, patents, and technologies. In this list, you will find all ETFs that allow you to invest in innovative technologies.

With 129 ETFs traded on the U.S. markets, Innovative ETFs have total assets under management of $394.22B. The average expense ratio is 0.66%. Innovative ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:

  • Equity
  • Asset Allocation

The largest Innovative ETF is the Invesco QQQ Trust QQQ with $157.11B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best-performing Innovative ETF was SOXL at 333.89%. The most recent ETF launched in the Innovative space was the ARK Space Exploration & Innovation ETF ARKX on 03/30/21.

Top ETF Performers

SOXS Direxion Daily Semiconductor Bear 3X Shares 41.29%
WEBS Direxion Daily Dow Jones Internet Bear 3X Shares 29.64%
SSG ProShares UltraShort Semiconductors 26.81%
TECS Direxion Daily Technology Bear 3X Shares 21.70%
CLDS Direxion Daily Cloud Computing Bear 2X Shares 18.45%

Bottom ETF Performers

SOXL Direxion Daily Semiconductor Bull 3X Shares -34.72%
WEBL Direxion Daily Dow Jones Internet Bull 3X Shares -25.81%
USD ProShares Ultra Semiconductors -23.98%
BLOK Amplify Transformational Data Sharing ETF -22.08%
TECL Direxion Daily Technology Bull 3X Shares -20.43%

Top Creations

KWEB KraneShares CSI China Internet ETF 763.26
ARKK ARK Innovation ETF 639.71
ARKX ARK Space Exploration & Innovation ETF 609.98
VGT Vanguard Information Technology ETF 365.45
SOXX iShares PHLX Semiconductor ETF 313.84

Top Redemptions

QQQ Invesco QQQ Trust -1,287.33
ARKW ARK Next Generation Internet ETF -322.44
PTF Invesco DWA Technology Momentum ETF -114.55
SOXL Direxion Daily Semiconductor Bull 3X Shares -84.71
TECL Direxion Daily Technology Bull 3X Shares -73.84

AUM Winners

AMOM QRAFT AI-Enhanced U.S. Large Cap Momentum ETF 256.19%
REW ProShares UltraShort Technology 76.25%
SOXS Direxion Daily Semiconductor Bear 3X Shares 35.12%
WEBS Direxion Daily Dow Jones Internet Bear 3X Shares 29.62%
HDIV QRAFT AI-Enhanced U.S. High Dividend ETF 20.63%

AUM Losers

BUZZ VanEck Vectors Social Sentiment ETF -29.13%
SOXL Direxion Daily Semiconductor Bull 3X Shares -26.68%
ARKW ARK Next Generation Internet ETF -25.64%
PTF Invesco DWA Technology Momentum ETF -22.50%
WEBL Direxion Daily Dow Jones Internet Bull 3X Shares -22.40%

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