U.S. ETF Overview

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

With 1264 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, U.S. ETFs gather total assets under management of $2,805.16B. The average expense ratio is 0.49%. U.S. ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:

  • Equity
  • Fixed Income
  • Asset Allocation
  • Alternatives

The largest U.S. ETF is the SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust SPY with $235.30B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing U.S. ETF was the DRIP at 551.09%. The most-recent ETF launched in the U.S. space was the Innovator Russell 2000 Power Buffer ETF - April KAPR in 04/01/20.

Top ETF Performers

TVIX VelocityShares Daily 2x VIX Short-Term ETN 239.55%
UVXY ProShares Ultra VIX Short-Term Futures ETF 178.52%
VIIX VelocityShares Daily Long VIX Short-Term ETN 115.84%
VIXY ProShares VIX Short-Term Futures ETF 115.67%
VXX iPath Series B S&P 500 VIX Short Term Futures ETN 114.98%

Bottom ETF Performers

TAPR Barclays Inverse U.S. Treasury Composite ETN -96.68%
GUSH Direxion Daily S&P Oil & Gas Exp. & Prod. Bull 2X Shares -95.45%
REML Credit Suisse X-Links Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Mortgage REIT ETN -92.17%
NRGU MicroSectors U.S. Big Oil Index 3X Leveraged ETN -89.34%
NAIL Direxion Daily Homebuilders & Supplies Bull 3X Shares -88.99%

Top Creations

BIL SPDR Bloomberg Barclays 1-3 Month T-Bill ETF 8.94K
VOO Vanguard S&P 500 ETF 8.16K
SPY SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust 8.13K
LQD iShares iBoxx USD Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF 7.25K
SHY iShares 1-3 Year Treasury Bond ETF 5.86K

Top Redemptions

AGG iShares Core U.S. Aggregate Bond ETF -7,229.89
IVV iShares Core S&P 500 ETF -4,846.39
TLT iShares 20+ Year Treasury Bond ETF -4,101.34
BND Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF -3,701.84
MINT PIMCO Enhanced Short Maturity Active ETF -2,494.99

AUM Winners

DAUG FT Cboe Vest U.S. Equity Deep Buffer ETF - August 2,009.88%
UJUN Innovator S&P 500 Ultra Buffer ETF - June 1,396.39%
PMAR Innovator S&P 500 Power Buffer ETF - March 1,207.41%
UMAR Innovator S&P 500 Ultra Buffer ETF - March 1,101.83%
IBTJ iShares iBonds Dec 2029 Term Treasury ETF 679.56%

AUM Losers

DVP Deep Value ETF -93.38%
NRGU MicroSectors U.S. Big Oil Index 3X Leveraged ETN -91.92%
REML Credit Suisse X-Links Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Mortgage REIT ETN -88.86%
BNKU MicroSectors U.S. Big Banks Index 3X Leveraged ETN -82.28%
USEQ Invesco Russell 1000 Enhanced Equal Weight ETF -81.96%

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