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 519 ETFs traded on the U.S. markets, Sectors ETFs have total assets under management of $650.14B. The average expense ratio is 0.61%. Sectors ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:

  • Equity

The largest Sectors ETF is the Vanguard Information Technology ETF VGT with $41.23B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best-performing Sectors ETF was TAN at 238.89%. The most recent ETF launched in the Sectors space was the Franklin Exponential Data ETF XDAT on 01/12/21.

Top ETF Performers

DPST Direxion Daily Regional Banks Bull 3X Shares 57.15%
RETL Direxion Daily Retail Bull 3x Shares 47.86%
POTX Global X Cannabis ETF 46.74%
MJO MicroSectors Cannabis 2x Leveraged ETN 46.61%
BNKU MicroSectors U.S. Big Banks Index 3X Leveraged ETN 43.70%

Bottom ETF Performers

NRGD MicroSectors U.S. Big Oil Index -3X Inverse Leveraged ETN -38.33%
BNKD MicroSectors U.S. Big Banks Index -3X Inverse Leveraged ETN -34.54%
DRIP Direxion Daily S&P Oil & Gas Exp. & Prod. Bear 2X Shares -33.21%
SOXS Direxion Daily Semiconductor Bear 3X Shares -30.83%
FAZ Direxion Daily Financial Bear 3X Shares -24.13%

Top Creations

ARKG ARK Genomic Revolution ETF 3.19K
XLE Energy Select Sector SPDR Fund 1.13K
XLF Financial Select Sector SPDR Fund 1.10K
ICLN iShares Global Clean Energy ETF 942.64
VNQ Vanguard Real Estate ETF 921.71

Top Redemptions

XLP Consumer Staples Select Sector SPDR Fund -709.12
XLK Technology Select Sector SPDR Fund -542.36
KWEB KraneShares CSI China Internet ETF -334.02
IGV iShares Expanded Tech-Software Sector ETF -243.45
XHB SPDR S&P Homebuilders ETF -227.26

AUM Winners

CLDS Direxion Daily Cloud Computing Bear 2X Shares 80,003,204.00%
SPCX The SPAC and New Issue ETF 2,265.47%
BNE Blue Horizon BNE ETF 781.86%
KBUY KraneShares CICC China Consumer Leaders Index ETF 628.84%
BNKD MicroSectors U.S. Big Banks Index -3X Inverse Leveraged ETN 490.37%

AUM Losers

EMTY ProShares Decline of the Retail Store ETF -37.49%
NRGD MicroSectors U.S. Big Oil Index -3X Inverse Leveraged ETN -32.26%
REK ProShares Short Real Estate -29.04%
IYM iShares U.S. Basic Materials ETF -27.84%
IYR iShares U.S. Real Estate ETF -26.87%

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