iPath ETF Overview

With 39 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, iPath ETFs gather total assets under management of $2.09B. The average expense ratio is 0.62%. iPath ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:

  • Commodities
  • Alternatives
  • Equity
  • Fixed Income

The largest iPath ETF is the iPath Series B S&P 500 VIX Short Term Futures ETN VXX with $854.63M in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing iPath ETF was the PGM at 24.73%. The most-recent ETF launched in the iPath space was the iPath Gold ETN GBUG in 10/08/19.

Top ETF Performers

NIB iPath Bloomberg Cocoa Subindex Total Return ETN 10.95%
PGM iPath Series B Bloomberg Platinum Subindex Total Return ETN 9.77%
SGG iPath Series B Bloomberg Sugar Subindex Total Return ETN 9.12%
BAL iPath Series B Bloomberg Cotton Subindex Total Return ETN 7.54%
SBUG iPath Silver ETN 5.87%

Bottom ETF Performers

JO iPath Series B Bloomberg Coffee Subindex Total Return ETN -15.48%
VXX iPath Series B S&P 500 VIX Short Term Futures ETN -11.73%
GAZ iPath Series B Bloomberg Natural Gas Subindex Total Return ETN -11.42%
VXZ iPath Series B S&P 500 VIX Mid-Term Futures ETN -7.34%
DTYS iPath US Treasury 10-Year Bear ETN -6.02%

Top Creations

NIB iPath Bloomberg Cocoa Subindex Total Return ETN 28.36
DJP iPath Bloomberg Commodity Index Total Return ETN 17.79
VXX iPath Series B S&P 500 VIX Short Term Futures ETN 7.41
BCM iPath Pure Beta Broad Commodity ETN 2.66
JJC iPath Series B Bloomberg Copper Subindex Total Return ETN 0.69

Top Redemptions

JO iPath Series B Bloomberg Coffee Subindex Total Return ETN -9.71
SGG iPath Series B Bloomberg Sugar Subindex Total Return ETN -2.17
DLBS iPath US Treasury Long Bond Bear ETN -0.94
JJT iPath Series B Bloomberg Tin Subindex Total Return ETN -0.87
GSP iPath S&P GSCI Total Return Index ETN -0.44

AUM Winners

OIL iPath Series B S&P GSCI Crude Oil ETN 26.74%
LD iPath Bloomberg Lead Subindex Total Return ETN 19.63%
JO iPath Series B Bloomberg Coffee Subindex Total Return ETN 16.72%
JJC iPath Series B Bloomberg Copper Subindex Total Return ETN 11.05%
BAL iPath Series B Bloomberg Cotton Subindex Total Return ETN 10.09%

AUM Losers

NIB iPath Bloomberg Cocoa Subindex Total Return ETN -21.62%
DLBS iPath US Treasury Long Bond Bear ETN -9.68%
DTYS iPath US Treasury 10-Year Bear ETN -9.63%
JJU iPath Series B Bloomberg Aluminum Subindex Total Return ETN -8.79%
GAZ iPath Series B Bloomberg Natural Gas Subindex Total Return ETN -8.40%

ETF Report

Commodities In Review: January 2020

November was a mixed month for commodity ETFs.

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ETF Univ: What Is An ETN?

ETNs are very similar to ETFs, but there are some key differences.

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 Commodities In Review: December 2019

October was mostly positive for commodity ETFs

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 Commodities In Review: November 2019

Commodity ETFs had a fairly positive September

Features and News

Best Performing ETFs 3Q 2019

The best-performing exchange-traded products of 2019 have gains from 34% up to 115.3%.

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Commodities In Review: October 2019

Precious metals had a great time during an otherwise bleak month for commodity ETFs.

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Commodities In Review: September 2019

July was a mixed month for commodity ETFs.

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Commodities In Review: August 2019

June was an upbeat month for commodity ETFs.

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Commodities In Review: July 2019

Agriculture was a bright spot during May.