Long/Short ETF Overview

With 24 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, Long/Short ETFs gather total assets under management of $1.81B. The average expense ratio is 0.91%. Long/Short ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:

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The largest Long/Short ETF is the IQ Merger Arbitrage ETF MNA with $877.88M in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing Long/Short ETF was the BTAL at 14.35%. The most-recent ETF launched in the Long/Short space was the JPMorgan Long/Short ETF JPLS in 01/23/18.

TOP ETF PERFORMERS

CLIX ProShares Long Online/Short Stores ETF 7.26%
JPED JPMorgan Event Driven ETF 3.35%
QLS IQ Hedge Long/Short Tracker ETF 2.40%
DIVA AGFiQ Hedged Dividend Income Fund 2.38%
DBV Invesco DB G10 Currency Harvest Fund 2.14%

BOTTOM ETF PERFORMERS

DYB WisdomTree Dynamic Bearish U.S. Equity Fund -3.90%
MOM AGFiQ U.S. Market Neutral Momentum Fund -1.90%
RALS ProShares RAFI Long/Short ETF -0.89%
CHEP AGFiQ U.S. Market Neutral Value Fund -0.43%
FMF First Trust Morningstar Managed Futures Strategy Fund -0.41%

TOP CREATIONS

FTLS First Trust Long/Short Equity ETF 14.61
BTAL AGFiQ U.S. Market Neutral Anti-Beta Fund 6.79
MNA IQ Merger Arbitrage ETF 4.83
QLS IQ Hedge Long/Short Tracker ETF 1.96
RALS ProShares RAFI Long/Short ETF 1.80

TOP REDEMPTIONS

DYLS WisdomTree Dynamic Long/Short U.S. Equity Fund -24.56
WTMF WisdomTree Managed Futures Strategy Fund -17.33
FMF First Trust Morningstar Managed Futures Strategy Fund -2.25
JPLS JPMorgan Long/Short ETF -2.23
DYB WisdomTree Dynamic Bearish U.S. Equity Fund -1.24

AUM WINNERS

FAAR First Trust Alternative Absolute Return Strategy ETF 21.83%
CLIX ProShares Long Online/Short Stores ETF 6.12%
MNA IQ Merger Arbitrage ETF 3.65%
JPED JPMorgan Event Driven ETF 3.60%
DIVA AGFiQ Hedged Dividend Income Fund 2.84%

AUM LOSERS

DYLS WisdomTree Dynamic Long/Short U.S. Equity Fund -18.64%
FMF First Trust Morningstar Managed Futures Strategy Fund -16.80%
JPLS JPMorgan Long/Short ETF -14.97%
WTMF WisdomTree Managed Futures Strategy Fund -14.36%
DYB WisdomTree Dynamic Bearish U.S. Equity Fund -11.89%

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