U.S. ETF Overview

U.S. ETFs only invest in U.S.-traded securities.

With 1402 ETFs traded on the U.S. markets, U.S. ETFs have total assets under management of $4,351.46B. The average expense ratio is 0.49%. U.S. ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:

  • Equity
  • Asset Allocation
  • Fixed Income
  • Alternatives

The largest U.S. ETF is the SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust SPY with $332.86B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best-performing U.S. ETF was HDGE at 402.91%. The most recent ETF launched in the U.S. space was the Alger Mid Cap 40 ETF FRTY on 02/26/21.

Top ETF Performers

TZA Direxion Daily Small Cap Bear 3X Shares 526.87%
FAZ Direxion Daily Financial Bear 3X Shares 439.35%
NRGU MicroSectors U.S. Big Oil Index 3X Leveraged ETN 77.09%
BNKU MicroSectors U.S. Big Banks Index 3X Leveraged ETN 53.88%
DPST Direxion Daily Regional Banks Bull 3X Shares 53.05%

Bottom ETF Performers

NRGD MicroSectors U.S. Big Oil Index -3X Inverse Leveraged ETN -51.12%
BNKD MicroSectors U.S. Big Banks Index -3X Inverse Leveraged ETN -37.35%
LABU Direxion Daily S&P Biotech Bull 3X Shares -37.13%
DRIP Direxion Daily S&P Oil & Gas Exp. & Prod. Bear 2X Shares -34.45%
ERY Direxion Daily Energy Bear 2X Shares -31.77%

Top Creations

VOO Vanguard S&P 500 ETF 11.31K
IVV iShares Core S&P 500 ETF 8.32K
SPY SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust 6.86K
VTI Vanguard Total Stock Market ETF 2.21K
BND Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF 2.01K

Top Redemptions

LQD iShares iBoxx USD Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF -5,332.06
JNK SPDR Bloomberg Barclays High Yield Bond ETF -2,029.98
TLT iShares 20+ Year Treasury Bond ETF -1,887.45
SDY SPDR S&P Dividend ETF -1,801.38
USMV iShares MSCI USA Min Vol Factor ETF -1,559.30

AUM Winners

QCON American Century Quality Convertible Securities ETF 31,674,028.00%
SENT AdvisorShares Alpha DNA Equity Sentiment ETF 8,038.02%
BUFD FT Cboe Vest Fund of Deep Buffer ETFs 656.89%
DIVZ TrueShares Low Volatility Equity Income ETF 477.07%
PXI Invesco DWA Energy Momentum ETF 454.89%

AUM Losers

SKYU ProShares Ultra Nasdaq Cloud Computing -51.55%
BNKD MicroSectors U.S. Big Banks Index -3X Inverse Leveraged ETN -48.36%
LABD Direxion Daily S&P Biotech Bear 3X Shares -48.11%
FEDX Emles Federal Contractors ETF -45.28%
HIBS Direxion Daily S&P 500 High Beta Bear 3X Shares -44.87%

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