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 516 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, Sectors ETFs gather total assets under management of $522.17B. 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 $39.77B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing Sectors ETF was the TECL at 178.53%. The most-recent ETF launched in the Sectors space was the ETFMG Travel Tech ETF AWAY in 02/12/20.

Top ETF Performers

GASX Direxion Daily Natural Gas Related Bear 3X Shares 61.94%
DRIP Direxion Daily S&P Oil & Gas Exp. & Prod. Bear 3X Shares 48.28%
TAN Invesco Solar ETF 24.32%
ERY Direxion Daily Energy Bear 3X Shares 22.37%
NAIL Direxion Daily Homebuilders & Supplies Bull 3X Shares 20.56%

Bottom ETF Performers

GASL Direxion Daily Natural Gas Related Bull 3X Shares -44.83%
GUSH Direxion Daily S&P Oil & Gas Exp. & Prod. Bull 3X Shares -39.20%
ERX Direxion Daily Energy Bull 3x Shares -21.85%
JDST Direxion Daily Junior Gold Miners Index Bear 3X Shares -20.91%
MLPQ ETRACS 2xMonthly Leveraged Alerian MLP Infrastructure Index ETN Series B -20.32%

Top Creations

XLI Industrial Select Sector SPDR Fund 1.24K
XLY Consumer Discretionary Select Sector SPDR Fund 1.06K
XLF Financial Select Sector SPDR Fund 804.38
KWEB KraneShares CSI China Internet ETF 615.57
VGT Vanguard Information Technology ETF 565.17

Top Redemptions

XLP Consumer Staples Select Sector SPDR Fund -420.67
AMLP Alerian MLP ETF -352.67
KRE SPDR S&P Regional Banking ETF -244.61
GDXJ VanEck Vectors Junior Gold Miners ETF -178.11
XLE Energy Select Sector SPDR Fund -176.38

AUM Winners

CHIR Global X MSCI China Real Estate ETF 607.89%
HERO Global X Video Games & Esports ETF 590.74%
CHIK Global X MSCI China Information Technology ETF 100.34%
BUG Global X Cybersecurity ETF 75.97%
WCLD WisdomTree Cloud Computing Fund 71.35%

AUM Losers

DRIP Direxion Daily S&P Oil & Gas Exp. & Prod. Bear 3X Shares -59.99%
LTL ProShares Ultra Telecommunications -48.05%
WDRW Direxion Daily Regional Banks Bear 3X Shares -46.03%
CRAK VanEck Vectors Oil Refiners ETF -45.46%
TPOR Direxion Daily Transportation Bull 3X Shares -39.60%

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