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 650 ETFs traded on the U.S. markets, Sectors ETFs have total assets under management of $906.54B. The average expense ratio is 0.62%. Sectors ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:
The largest Sectors ETF is the Vanguard Information Technology ETF VGT with $55.27B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best-performing Sectors ETF was RETL at 308.22%. The most recent ETF launched in the Sectors space was the iBET Sports Betting & Gaming ETF IBET on 11/16/21.