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The following table lists the top 100 exchange-traded funds in terms of 52-week returns. These are the 100 ETFs that have had the highest percentage gain over the last 52 weeks. You may also wish to see the 100 ETFs with the lowest 52-week returns.

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Symbol Name 52-Week Return AUM Avg Volume
GDJJ Ultra Junior Miners ETF 103.93% $4,578.30 4,346
GLDX Global X Gold Explorers ETF 101.47% $64,036.10 53,638
DTO PowerShares DB Crude Oil Double Short ETN 92.15% $56,815.00 24,217
SILJ PureFunds ISE Junior Silver ETF 87.03% $40,595.50 210,425
JNUG Direxion Daily Junior Gold Miners Index Bull 3x Shares ETF 82.53% $380,901.50 905,617
ZBIO UltraPro Short NASDAQ Biotechnology ETF 72.74% $4,749.00 71,878
GDXJ VanEck Vectors Junior Gold Miners ETF 69.11% $3,295,271.60 13,807,896
EMSA iPath Short Enhanced MSCI Emerging Markets Index ETN 67.84% $1,804.00 100
KOLD ULTRASHORT BLOOMBERG NATURAL GAS ETF 62.76% $8,773.80 4,812
GDXX Ultra Gold Miners ETF 60.73% $12,157.90 17,549
BIS UltraShort Nasdaq Biotechnology ETF 60.55% $62,286.30 332,680
DGAZ VelocityShares 3x Inverse Natural Gas ETN 59.71% $117,303.00 5,474,072
TMF Direxion Daily 20+ Year Treasury Bull 3x Shares ETF 58.58% $59,244.00 139,026
YANG Direxion Daily FTSE China Bear 3x Shares ETF 58.38% $70,771.70 381,549
RING iShares MSCI Global Gold Miners ETF 56.91% $174,041.00 463,565
LBND PowerShares DB 3x Long 25+ Year Treasury Bond ETN 54.52% $9,338.00 600
SGDM Sprott Gold Miners Exchange Traded Fund 54.24% $215,848.50 132,852
SGDJ Sprott Junior Gold Miners Exchange Traded Fund 53.67% $45,528.00 22,495
UPW Ultra Utilities ETF 51.01% $18,780.00 2,302
DEE PowerShares DB Commodity Double Short ETN 50.91% $1,444.80 160
SGG iPath Bloomberg Sugar Subindex Total Return ETN 50.91% $60,025.70 45,568
SCO SPDR Barclays Short Term Corporate Bond ETF 50.73% $184,757.40 821,332
SGAR iPath Pure Beta Sugar ETN 49.30% $1,184.80 923
SIL Silver Miners ETF 48.56% $319,446.00 171,815
GDX VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF 48.24% $7,887,462.40 81,856,414
FXP Ultrashort FTSE/Xinhua China ETF 47.66% $57,912.60 49,543
PSAU PowerShares Global Gold and Precious Metals Portfolio ETF 45.04% $15,132.00 35,863
SLVP iShares MSCI Global Silver Miners ETF 44.56% $50,783.00 146,989
DRN Daily Real Estate Bull 3x Shares ETF 44.29% $93,920.00 54,463
SZO PowerShares DB Crude Oil Short ETN 43.21% $9,852.20 1,377
BUNL PowerShares DB German Bund Futures ETN 42.21% $10,164.00 1,508
YCL Ultra Yen ETF 41.25% $6,919.10 2,625
DNO United States Short Oil Fund 37.66% $9,861.00 10,306
UBT Ultra 20+ Year Treasury ETF 37.39% $51,284.30 19,731
HDLV ETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged US High Dividend Low Volatility ETN 37.39% $31,170.00 10,683
CANE The Teucrium Sugar Fund 33.55% $6,875.00 4,572
PUI PowerShares DWA Utilities Momentum Portfolio ETF 32.44% $212,265.00 49,165
LABD Direxion Daily S&P Biotech Bear 3x Shares ETF 32.29% $54,056.00 1,380,814
PSCU PowerShares S&P SmallCap Utilities Portfolio ETF 31.42% $148,645.00 25,628
JGBT PowerShares DB 3x Japanese Govt Bond Futures ETN 31.05% $4,299.00 49,165
BUNT PowerShares DB 3x German Bund Futures ETN 31.04% $20,821.50 671
NUGT Direxion Daily Gold Miners Index Bull 3x Shares ETF 30.00% $1,393,161.00 7,394,682
DPK Direxion Daily Developed Market Bear 3x Shares ETF 29.87% $6,133.20 10,403
LRET ETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged MSCI US REIT Index ETN 28.56% $28,410.00 5,114
UGLD VelocityShares 3x Long Gold ETN 28.20% $81,164.00 598,474
ZROZ PIMCO 25+ Year Zero Coupon U.S. Treasury Index Exchange-Traded Fund 27.65% $412,739.40 58,672
EDV Vanguard Extended Duration Treasury ETF 27.04% $592,066.10 90,306
EPV ULTRASHORT FTSE EUROPE ETF 26.23% $43,169.20 33,328
XLU Utilities Select Sector SPDR Fund 26.21% $8,387,005.60 14,800,303
IDU iShares U.S. Utilities ETF 26.01% $1,008,240.00 231,080
VPU Vanguard Utilities ETF 25.82% $2,382,318.20 234,409
FUTY FIDELITY MSCI UTILITIES INDEX ETF 25.58% $235,552.50 97,689
URE Ultra Real Estate ETF 25.23% $220,759.90 46,889
YXI SHORT FTSE CHINA 50 ETF 25.23% $12,748.50 10,048
DVYL ETRACS Monthly Pay 2x Leveraged Dow Jones Select Dividend Index ETN 25.12% $50,872.50 4,437
TYD Direxion Daily 7-10 Year Treasury Bull 3x Shares ETF 25.00% $7,767.00 1,056
JYN iPath JPY/USD Exchange Rate ETN 24.73% $1,705.60 1,504
RYU Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Utilities ETF 24.60% $274,917.50 37,314
JJS iPath Bloomberg Softs Subindex Total Return ETN 23.95% $1,166.10 1,045
EFU UltraShort MSCI EAFE ETF 23.53% $6,991.90 5,289
DGP DB Gold Double Long ETN 23.38% $136,559.10 62,575
GRWN iPath Pure Beta Softs ETN 23.14% $827.20 340
FUE ELEMENTS Linked to the MLCX Biofuels Index (Exchange Series) - Total Return ETN 22.31% $1,528.30 2,165
DOD Dow Jones High Yield Select 10 Total Return Index ETF 22.00% $36,472.00 26,051
DWTI VelocityShares 3x Inverse Crude Oil ETN 21.98% $358,861.70 2,869,362
SDYL ETRACS Monthly Pay 2x Leveraged S&P Dividend ETN 21.56% $24,504.00 2,112
XMPT VanEck Vectors CEF Municipal Income ETF 21.12% $102,808.00 29,880
BTAL U.S. Market Neutral Anti-Beta Fund 20.84% $25,162.00 45,857
UGL Ultra Gold ETF 20.49% $92,272.50 46,598
ENZL iShares MSCI New Zealand Capped ETF 20.42% $61,075.00 62,165
FXY Guggenheim CurrencyShares Japanese Yen Trust ETF 20.35% $137,205.00 251,772
FXU First Trust Utilities AlphaDEX Fund 19.81% $1,737,087.80 710,438
SPHD PowerShares S&P 500 High Dividend Low Volatility Portfolio ETF 19.49% $1,984,840.00 846,843
REZ iShares Residential Real Estate Capped ETF 19.09% $411,968.00 69,318
ICF iShares Cohen & Steers REIT ETF 19.04% $3,900,833.60 190,306
TLT iShares 20+ Year Treasury Bond ETF 18.98% $8,129,280.00 7,299,288
SMK ULTRASHORT MSCI MEXICO CAPPED IMI ETF 18.46% $1,220.60 367
VGLT Vanguard Long-Term Government Bond ETF 18.25% $324,738.20 107,858
CMD ULTRASHORT BLOOMBERG COMMODITY ETF 18.08% $6,426.10 173
EDZ Direxion Daily Emerging Markets Bear 3x Shares ETF 17.85% $102,393.30 1,318,531
TLO SPDR Barclays Long Term Treasury ETF 17.68% $427,056.00 152,969
VNQ Vanguard REIT ETF 17.67% $32,918,969.60 3,680,772
UST Ultra 7-10 Year Treasury ETF 17.48% $49,552.00 44,463
PEY PowerShares High Yield Equity Dividend Achievers Portfolio ETF 17.41% $913,180.50 432,994
BABS SPDR Nuveen Barclays Capital Build America Bond ETF 17.16% $51,912.00 4,631
EEV UltraShort MSCI Emerging Markets ETF 17.13% $45,343.70 305,517
JJT iPath Bloomberg Tin Subindex Total Return ETN 17.13% $2,268.20 361
FTY iShares Real Estate 50 ETF 17.03% $77,577.50 4,106
RHS Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Consumer Staples ETF 16.63% $789,579.00 61,383
WREI Wilshire US REIT ETF 16.48% $21,798.00 1,934
RSXJ VanEck Vectors Russia Small-Cap ETF 16.41% $54,817.80 32,975
SCHH Schwab U.S. REIT ETF 16.37% $2,442,072.00 412,677
FRI First Trust S&P REIT Index Fund 16.22% $292,371.00 114,003
RWR SPDR Dow Jones REIT ETF 16.16% $3,682,900.00 253,757
KBWY PowerShares KBW Premium Yield Equity REIT Portfolio ETF 16.09% $153,258.00 26,526
FDL First Trust Morningstar Dividend Leaders Index Fund 15.70% $1,562,440.00 435,545
BLV Long-Term Bond ETF 15.27% $2,205,811.00 181,448
RETL Direxion Daily Retail Bull 3x Shares ETF 15.13% $42,306.00 25,568
AGQ Ultra Silver ETF 14.61% $346,475.10 247,748
SMDV Russell 2000 Dividend Growers ETF 14.54% $96,508.20 33,452

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