Short-Term ETF Overview

With 71 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, Short-Term ETFs gather total assets under management of $154.84B. The average expense ratio is 0.28%. Short-Term ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:

  • Fixed Income

The largest Short-Term ETF is the Vanguard Short-Term Corporate Bond ETF VCSH with $23.62B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing Short-Term ETF was the SFHY at 8.11%. The most-recent ETF launched in the Short-Term space was the Western Asset Short Duration Income ETF WINC in 02/07/19.

TOP ETF PERFORMERS

SHYL Xtrackers Short Duration High Yield Bond ETF 1.78%
HYND WisdomTree Negative Duration High Yield Bond Fund 1.74%
SFHY WisdomTree Fundamental U.S. Short-Term High Yield Corporate Bond 1.54%
SJNK SPDR Bloomberg Barclays Short Term High Yield Bond ETF 1.51%
SHYG iShares 0-5 Year High Yield Corporate Bond ETF 1.50%

BOTTOM ETF PERFORMERS

DTUS iPath US Treasury 2-Year Bear ETN -7.44%
ISHG iShares 1-3 Year International Treasury Bond ETF -0.80%
BWZ SPDR Bloomberg Barclays Short Term International Treasury Bond ETF -0.51%
WINC Western Asset Short Duration Income ETF --
DTUL iPath US Treasury 2-year Bull ETN 0%

TOP CREATIONS

VCSH Vanguard Short-Term Corporate Bond ETF 3.03K
SCHO Schwab Short-Term U.S. Treasury ETF 573.78
SJNK SPDR Bloomberg Barclays Short Term High Yield Bond ETF 478.45
VGSH Vanguard Short-Term Treasury Index ETF 354.61
LMBS First Trust Low Duration Opportunities ETF 250.03

TOP REDEMPTIONS

BSV Vanguard Short-Term Bond ETF -3,873.39
SHY iShares 1-3 Year Treasury Bond ETF -375.89
MINT PIMCO Enhanced Short Maturity Active ETF -346.75
NEAR iShares Short Maturity Bond ETF -174.85
SHM SPDR Nuveen Bloomberg Barclays Short Term Municipal Bond ETF -159.16

AUM WINNERS

PBTP Invesco PureBeta 0-5 Yr U.S. TIPS ETF 100.79%
JMST JPMorgan Ultra-Short Municipal Income ETF 23.63%
SHAG WisdomTree Yield Enhanced U.S. Short-Term Aggregate Bond ETF 23.37%
HYS PIMCO 0-5 Year High Yield Corporate Bond Index ETF 19.93%
SUSB iShares ESG 1-5 Year USD Corporate Bond ETF 19.43%

AUM LOSERS

ARCM Arrow Reserve Capital Management ETF -20.94%
BSV Vanguard Short-Term Bond ETF -13.83%
MINC AdvisorShares Newfleet Multi-Sector Income ETF -7.78%
SHY iShares 1-3 Year Treasury Bond ETF -6.24%
FTSD Franklin Liberty Short Duration U.S. Government ETF -6.06%

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