Sectors ETF Overview

Sector ETFs dissect the market according to their economy activity. These products are popular with investors looking for targeted exposure in addition to their core equity exposure, as well as those looking to take advantage of long-term trends in the economy.

Furthermore, investors can benefit from the low correlations between each sector, which allows for easier risk management. From an active management perspective, they can also implement sector rotation strategies.

With 507 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, Sectors ETFs gather total assets under management of $439.00B. The average expense ratio is 0.63%. Sectors ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:

  • Equity

The largest Sectors ETF is the Vanguard Real Estate ETF VNQ with $34.98B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing Sectors ETF was the GASX at 337.98%. The most-recent ETF launched in the Sectors space was the ROBO Global Healthcare Technology and Innovation ETF HTEC in 06/25/19.

TOP ETF PERFORMERS

GASX Direxion Daily Natural Gas Related Bear 3X Shares 56.57%
GASX Direxion Daily Natural Gas Related Bear 3X Shares 56.57%
DRIP Direxion Daily S&P Oil & Gas Exp. & Prod. Bear 3X Shares 51.47%
DRIP Direxion Daily S&P Oil & Gas Exp. & Prod. Bear 3X Shares 51.47%
ERY Direxion Daily Energy Bear 3X Shares 32.65%

BOTTOM ETF PERFORMERS

GASL Direxion Daily Natural Gas Related Bull 3X Shares -46.19%
GASL Direxion Daily Natural Gas Related Bull 3X Shares -46.19%
GUSH Direxion Daily S&P Oil & Gas Exp. & Prod. Bull 3X Shares -43.66%
GUSH Direxion Daily S&P Oil & Gas Exp. & Prod. Bull 3X Shares -43.66%
JDST Direxion Daily Junior Gold Miners Index Bear 3X Shares -30.50%

TOP CREATIONS

XLU Utilities Select Sector SPDR Fund 634.98
XLU Utilities Select Sector SPDR Fund 634.98
VNQ Vanguard Real Estate ETF 578.64
VNQ Vanguard Real Estate ETF 578.64
XLF Financial Select Sector SPDR Fund 354.63

TOP REDEMPTIONS

XLV Health Care Select Sector SPDR Fund -884.65
XLV Health Care Select Sector SPDR Fund -884.65
VNQI Vanguard Global ex-U.S. Real Estate ETF -274.62
VNQI Vanguard Global ex-U.S. Real Estate ETF -274.62
XLE Energy Select Sector SPDR Fund -261.59

AUM WINNERS

IDNA iShares Genomics Immunology and Healthcare ETF 491.43%
IDNA iShares Genomics Immunology and Healthcare ETF 491.43%
SCC ProShares UltraShort Consumer Services 408.58%
SCC ProShares UltraShort Consumer Services 408.58%
GNOM Global X Genomics & Biotechnology ETF 252.68%

AUM LOSERS

LEND Amplify CrowdBureau Peer-to-Peer Lending & Crowdfunding ETF -70.80%
LEND Amplify CrowdBureau Peer-to-Peer Lending & Crowdfunding ETF -70.80%
FTXR First Trust Nasdaq Transportation ETF -69.05%
FTXR First Trust Nasdaq Transportation ETF -69.05%
RTL Pacer Benchmark Retail Real Estate SCTR ETF -49.83%

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