Total Market ETF Overview

Total market ETFs invest in the equities of companies across the size spectrum.

With 527 ETFs traded on the U.S. markets, Total Market ETFs have total assets under management of $1,594.67B. The average expense ratio is 0.51%. Total Market ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:

  • Equity

The largest Total Market ETF is the Vanguard Total Stock Market ETF VTI with $274.28B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best-performing Total Market ETF was MEXX at 202.51%. The most recent ETF launched in the Total Market space was the Zacks Earnings Consistent Portfolio ETF ZECP on 08/24/21.

Top ETF Performers

EZJ ProShares Ultra MSCI Japan 14.27%
INDL Direxion Daily MSCI India Bull 2X Shares 13.53%
EPHE iShares MSCI Philippines ETF 9.45%
BZQ ProShares UltraShort MSCI Brazil Capped 7.97%
HJPX iShares Currency Hedged JPX-Nikkei 400 ETF 7.75%

Bottom ETF Performers

EWV ProShares UltraShort MSCI Japan -13.55%
BRZU Direxion Daily MSCI Brazil Bull 2X Shares -11.40%
UBR ProShares Ultra MSCI Brazil Capped -11.38%
LBJ Direxion Daily Latin America Bull 2X Shares -10.74%
KSTR KraneShares SSE Star Market 50 Index ETF -10.24%

Top Creations

VTI Vanguard Total Stock Market ETF 4.33K
ESGU iShares ESG Aware MSCI USA ETF 1.54K
VXUS Vanguard Total International Stock ETF 1.29K
VEA Vanguard FTSE Developed Markets ETF 922.02
QUAL iShares MSCI USA Quality Factor ETF 910.06

Top Redemptions

EWZ iShares MSCI Brazil ETF -519.18
ESGE iShares ESG Aware MSCI EM ETF -319.76
TOK iShares MSCI Kokusai ETF -279.01
XSOE WisdomTree Emerging Markets ex-State-Owned Enterprises Fund -268.77
USMV iShares MSCI USA Min Vol Factor ETF -238.50

AUM Winners

FKU First Trust United Kingdom AlphaDEX Fund 216.64%
ZECP Zacks Earnings Consistent Portfolio ETF 170.56%
FPXE First Trust IPOX Europe Equity Opportunities ETF 74.94%
EMXF iShares ESG Advanced MSCI EM ETF 68.43%
DSPC The De-SPAC ETF 62.17%

AUM Losers

TADS The Active Dividend Stock ETF -73.63%
VTRN VictoryShares Top Veteran Employers ETF -52.29%
FEDX Emles Federal Contractors ETF -41.70%
FNI First Trust Chindia ETF -32.47%
EDZ Direxion Daily MSCI Emerging Markets Bear 3x Shares -31.10% Analysis

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