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The following table lists the top 100 exchange-traded funds in terms of 5 year returns. These are the 100 ETFs that have had the highest percentage gain over the last 5 years. You may also wish to see the 100 ETFs with the lowest 5-year returns.

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Symbol Name 5-Year Return AUM Avg Volume
RETL Direxion Daily Retail Bull 3x Shares ETF 734.92% $42,306.00 25,568
CURE Direxion Daily Healthcare Bull 3x Shares ETF 519.27% $234,228.00 122,598
TQQQ UltraPro QQQ ETF 368.59% $1,132,312.50 2,986,957
BIB Ultra Nasdaq Biotechnology ETF 299.89% $441,886.00 755,731
UCC Ultra Consumer Services ETF 287.45% $21,210.00 1,229
RXL Ultra Health Care ETF 281.35% $89,040.00 8,420
UPRO UltraPro S&P 500 ETF 240.90% $705,756.00 2,328,906
TECL Direxion Daily Technology Bull 3x Shares ETF 232.73% $163,285.00 139,482
QLD Ultra QQQ ETF 224.48% $840,190.00 1,237,097
SPXL Direxion Daily S&P 500 Bull 3x Shares ETF 219.09% $462,066.70 1,331,074
UGE Ultra Consumer Goods ETF 196.16% $17,664.00 1,672
UPW Ultra Utilities ETF 194.04% $18,780.00 2,302
SFLA iPath Long Extended S&P 500 TR Index ETN 187.94% $1,979.80 100
BBH VanEck Vectors Biotech ETF 187.17% $512,952.10 87,377
DRN Daily Real Estate Bull 3x Shares ETF 186.11% $93,920.00 54,463
UDOW UltraPro Dow30 ETF 185.41% $131,424.00 436,318
TMF Direxion Daily 20+ Year Treasury Bull 3x Shares ETF 175.43% $59,244.00 139,026
LBND PowerShares DB 3x Long 25+ Year Treasury Bond ETN 173.96% $9,338.00 600
BUNT PowerShares DB 3x German Bund Futures ETN 161.55% $20,821.50 671
PJP PowerShares Dynamic Pharmaceuticals Portfolio ETF 157.21% $1,148,264.00 135,948
SSO Ultra S&P500 ETF 156.03% $1,492,466.90 3,032,902
MIDU Direxion Daily Mid Cap Bull 3x Shares ETF 153.98% $51,682.60 50,002
UMDD UltraPro MidCap400 ETF 141.58% $29,013.00 7,535
SOXL Direxion Daily Semiconductor Bull 3x Shares ETF 141.54% $93,072.50 410,722
IBB iShares Nasdaq Biotechnology ETF 141.28% $7,556,724.00 2,000,578
FAS Direxion Daily Financial Bull 3x Shares ETF 140.93% $1,170,062.10 3,970,911
DEE PowerShares DB Commodity Double Short ETN 140.31% $1,444.80 160
ROM Ultra Technology ETF 134.73% $110,694.00 11,846
UXI Ultra Industrials ETF 134.55% $18,729.00 1,051
SAA Ultra SmallCap600 ETF 130.79% $19,513.00 946
ZIV VelocityShares Daily Inverse VIX Medium-Term ETN 127.81% $83,283.30 43,395
DTO PowerShares DB Crude Oil Double Short ETN 127.23% $56,815.00 24,217
XBI SPDR S&P Biotech ETF 123.89% $2,080,640.80 7,499,411
DDM Ultra Dow30 ETF 123.35% $216,877.50 226,035
RTH VanEck Vectors Retail ETF 122.81% $128,438.10 33,071
UBT Ultra 20+ Year Treasury ETF 122.53% $51,284.30 19,731
RHS Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Consumer Staples ETF 120.94% $789,579.00 61,383
USD Ultra Semiconductors ETF 120.59% $23,150.00 7,105
PSCH PowerShares S&P SmallCap Health Care Portfolio ETF 120.46% $201,723.00 17,389
CMD ULTRASHORT BLOOMBERG COMMODITY ETF 119.17% $6,426.10 173
URE Ultra Real Estate ETF 118.04% $220,759.90 46,889
UYG Ultra Financials ETF 116.98% $661,997.30 47,351
KBWP PowerShares KBW Property & Casualty Insurance Portfolio ETF 115.26% $71,311.00 12,958
XLV Health Care Select Sector SPDR Fund 114.95% $12,599,699.20 10,591,300
VHT Vanguard Health Care ETF 114.83% $5,439,390.80 173,372
ITB iShares U.S. Home Construction ETF 114.02% $1,480,345.00 3,054,642
IYH iShares U.S. Healthcare ETF 112.82% $1,886,107.40 101,620
RYH Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Health Care ETF 112.22% $500,280.00 22,923
DOD Dow Jones High Yield Select 10 Total Return Index ETF 111.47% $36,472.00 26,051
XLY Consumer Discretionary Select Sector SPDR Fund 111.02% $9,978,887.20 5,654,869
PEY PowerShares High Yield Equity Dividend Achievers Portfolio ETF 110.99% $913,180.50 432,994
MVV Ultra MidCap400 ETF 109.79% $132,509.30 42,545
IYC iShares U.S. Consumer Services ETF 108.58% $897,450.00 43,298
PSCC PowerShares S&P SmallCap Consumer Staples Portfolio ETF 108.18% $83,642.00 18,891
IHE iShares U.S. Pharmaceuticals ETF 105.95% $617,609.10 42,166
IHI iShares U.S. Medical Devices ETF 105.91% $1,211,203.50 111,229
ITA iShares U.S. Aerospace & Defense ETF 105.34% $772,870.50 68,128
FPX First Trust US IPO Index Fund 104.93% $570,991.50 56,231
FXG First Trust Consumer Staples AlphaDEX Fund 103.80% $2,501,905.60 377,738
ZROZ PIMCO 25+ Year Zero Coupon U.S. Treasury Index Exchange-Traded Fund 103.68% $412,739.40 58,672
FBT First Trust NYSE Arca Biotechnology Index Fund 102.36% $832,013.10 98,437
FDN First Trust Dow Jones Internet Index Fund 102.20% $3,167,043.60 437,743
VCR Vanguard Consumer Discretionary ETF 101.82% $1,787,485.20 73,654
PNQI PowerShares NASDAQ Internet Portfolio ETF 101.55% $265,574.00 22,534
QQQ PowerShares QQQ ETF 100.22% $36,303,222.40 25,216,482
PKB PowerShares Dynamic Building & Construction Portfolio ETF 99.66% $69,350.50 15,828
IHF iShares U.S. Healthcare Providers ETF 99.23% $714,451.50 60,514
VDC Vanguard Consumer Staples ETF 97.14% $3,261,982.20 121,442
PPA PowerShares Aerospace & Defense Portfolio ETF 97.01% $315,420.00 34,683
XLP Consumer Staples Select Sector SPDR Fund 96.78% $9,836,601.60 10,898,520
FXH First Trust Health Care AlphaDEX Fund 96.67% $1,152,873.00 475,128
PSL PowerShares DWA Consumer Staples Momentum Portfolio ETF 96.62% $282,583.00 31,575
EDV Vanguard Extended Duration Treasury ETF 95.78% $592,066.10 90,306
RTLA iPath Long Extended Russell 2000 TR Index ETN 95.60% $1,456.20 100
WMW Morningstar Wide Moat Focus Total Return Index ETF 91.88% $17,828.10 2,483
SPLV PowerShares S&P 500 Low Volatility Portfolio ETF 91.73% $7,356,200.00 2,193,209
PSCU PowerShares S&P SmallCap Utilities Portfolio ETF 90.80% $148,645.00 25,628
PWB PowerShares Dynamic Large Cap Growth Portfolio ETF 89.99% $426,699.00 69,615
RYU Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Utilities ETF 89.41% $274,917.50 37,314
SMH VanEck Vectors Semiconductor ETF 89.33% $229,294.20 2,824,697
DVY iShares Select Dividend ETF 88.95% $15,292,022.40 977,009
DHS WisdomTree High Dividend Fund 88.25% $1,173,097.40 67,043
SPHQ PowerShares S&P 500 High Quality Portfolio ETF 88.04% $992,955.00 267,262
DON WisdomTree MidCap Dividend Fund 87.77% $1,837,825.00 86,494
IGM iShares North American Tech ETF 87.06% $793,266.00 37,532
FVD First Trust Value Line Dividend Index Fund 86.93% $2,005,926.40 545,272
VPU Vanguard Utilities ETF 86.92% $2,382,318.20 234,409
IWY iShares Russell Top 200 Growth ETF 86.82% $616,740.00 51,000
XLU Utilities Select Sector SPDR Fund 86.67% $8,387,005.60 14,800,303
XHB SPDR Homebuilders ETF 86.46% $1,306,305.00 2,989,863
KIE SPDR S&P Insurance ETF 86.29% $584,334.10 156,606
IXJ iShares Global Healthcare ETF 86.18% $1,640,558.90 116,754
FDL First Trust Morningstar Dividend Leaders Index Fund 86.12% $1,562,440.00 435,545
ONEQ FIDELITY NASDAQ COMPOSITE INDEX ETF 86.00% $637,065.00 17,643
IDU iShares U.S. Utilities ETF 85.45% $1,008,240.00 231,080
XLK Technology Select Sector SPDR Fund 85.31% $12,661,932.80 9,647,324
JKD iShares Morningstar Large-Cap ETF 85.21% $614,100.00 11,826
PSCT PowerShares S&P SmallCap Information Technology Portfolio ETF 84.78% $374,922.00 30,500
VYM Vanguard High Dividend Yield ETF 83.69% $14,202,851.20 827,548
VOOG Vanguard S&P 500 Growth ETF 83.58% $907,263.80 48,251

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