100 Highest YTD ETF Returns

The following table lists the top 100 exchange-traded funds in terms of year-to-date returns. These are the 100 ETFs that have had the highest percentage return since the beginning of the current calendar year. You may also wish to see the 100 ETFs with the lowest YTD returns.

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Symbol
Name
YTD Return
AUM
Avg Volume
CNXT Market Vectors ChinaAMC SME-ChiNext ETF 107.57% $74.1 M 86,889
RUSL Daily Russia Bull 3x Shares 105.38% $246.5 M 1,287,991
ASHS db X-trackers Harvest CSI 500 China-A Shares Small Cap Fund 86.42% $53.7 M 67,655
YINN Daily China Bull 3x Shares 72.73% $184.1 M 311,782
JPNL The Direxion Daily Japan Bull 3X Shares 58.95% $15.9 M 16,618
XPP Ultra FTSE/Xinhua China 25 48.54% $77.6 M 32,738
XIV Daily Inverse VIX Short-Term ETN 48.01% $532.8 M 14,963,062
SVXY Short VIX Short-Term Futures ETF 47.68% $300.1 M 1,261,851
ECNS iShares MSCI China Small-Cap ETF 45.55% $47.7 M 19,006
KBA Bosera MSCI China A ETF 43.62% $35.6 M 13,457
PEK Market Vectors China ETF 42.59% $145.0 M 77,445
BIB Ultra Nasdaq Biotechnology 40.86% $1,011.8 M 994,192
CHII China Industrials ETF 40.16% $11.6 M 15,025
ASHR db X-trackers Harvest CSI 300 China A-Shares Fund 39.99% $1,295.7 M 1,358,717
RSX Market Vectors Russia ETF 37.80% $2,292.6 M 13,043,729
EZJ Ultra MSCI Japan 37.73% $26.7 M 5,422
QQQC NASDAQ China Technology ETF 37.38% $22.9 M 9,897
HAO China Small Cap ETF 37.32% $289.8 M 191,526
CN Harvest MSCI All China Equity Fund 37.20% $16.1 M 4,977
RBL SPDR S&P Russia ETF 35.45% $32.7 M 19,551
ERUS iShares MSCI Russia Capped ETF 35.40% $293.2 M 478,102
DZK Daily Developed Markets Bull 3x Shares 35.02% $35.5 M 10,166
CHIM China Materials ETF 34.76% $5.9 M 6,764
DYY DB Commodity Double Long ETN 34.63% $2.0 M 5,626
SBIO Medical Breakthroughs ETF 33.49% $69.0 M 82,412
FCA China AlphaDEX Fund 31.58% $37.1 M 15,949
KWEB CSI China Internet ETF 31.44% $163.6 M 167,269
CHIQ China Consumer ETF 29.95% $117.8 M 54,905
TAN Solar ETF 29.82% $438.5 M 299,126
RSXJ Market Vectors Russia Small-Cap ETF 29.67% $52.5 M 51,548
CQQQ China Technology ETF 28.81% $113.2 M 56,878
CURE Daily Healthcare Bull 3X Shares 28.13% $411.8 M 511,711
ICLN S&P Global Clean Energy Index Fund 27.69% $99.0 M 82,529
FCHI FTSE China (HK Listed) Index Fund 27.29% $37.8 M 4,553
PGJ Golden Dragon Halter USX China Portfolio 26.50% $232.4 M 36,465
CHIX China Financials ETF 25.89% $115.0 M 95,280
XBI SPDR S&P Biotech ETF 25.68% $2,345.3 M 997,088
ESR iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Eastern Europe ETF 25.65% $30.8 M 42,014
MCHI iShares MSCI China ETF 25.02% $2,463.6 M 991,442
DXJF Japan Hedged Financials Fund 24.96% $16.4 M 12,721
BBC BioShares Biotechnology Clinical Trials Fund 24.84% $24.3 M 35,898
BBP BioShares Biotechnology Products Fund 24.43% $16.2 M 18,706
AGA DB Agriculture Double Short ETN 24.38% $2.3 M 586
EFO Ultra MSCI EAFE 24.09% $17.8 M 2,540
GXC SPDR S&P China ETF 23.96% $1,395.0 M 183,578
KWT Market Vectors Solar Energy ETF 23.49% $24.8 M 2,075
FXI iShares China Large-Cap ETF 23.35% $7,555.6 M 19,602,039
YAO China All-Cap ETF 23.25% $56.0 M 15,162
EDC Daily Emerging Markets Bull 3X Shares 23.15% $244.4 M 1,790,343
EGRW MSCI Emerging Markets Growth Index Fund 22.79% $8.7 M 1,843
CHNA China A-Share Portfolio 22.60% $11.4 M 7,205
LMLP ETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Wells Fargo MLP Ex-Energy ETN 22.20% $26.0 M 15,638
DXJH Japan Hedged Health Care Fund 22.03% $4.7 M 5,039
UPV Ultra MSCI Europe 21.42% $45.3 M 16,217
TAO China Real Estate ETF 21.18% $33.5 M 28,440
DBEZ Deutsche X-trackers MSCI EMU Hedged Equity ETF 21.01% $22.5 M 13,254
FBT NYSE Arca Biotechnology Index Fund 20.99% $3,485.3 M 215,438
FAN ISE Global Wind Energy Index Fund 20.93% $47.2 M 25,049
RETL Daily Retail Bull 3x Shares 20.71% $43.0 M 51,623
DXJ Japan Hedged Equity Fund 20.64% $17,827.1 M 5,549,705
RXL Ultra Health Care 20.58% $235.5 M 45,980
KFYP CSI China Five Year Plan ETF 20.48% $3.8 M 246
DBGR db X-trackers MSCI Germany Hedged Equity Fund 20.40% $242.5 M 201,752
IBB Nasdaq Biotechnology 20.17% $8,922.7 M 1,875,846
HEZU Currency Hedged MSCI EMU ETF 20.11% $1,383.3 M 955,362
ASDR VelocityShares Emerging Asia DR ETF 20.07% $9.0 M 225
HEDJ Europe Hedged Equity Fund 19.85% $20,616.5 M 6,193,289
GEX Market Vectors Global Alternative Energy ETF 19.73% $95.5 M 6,709
TQQQ UltraPro QQQ 19.71% $1,156.8 M 2,915,146
HEWG Currency Hedged MSCI Germany ETF 19.68% $1,750.3 M 1,244,712
HEWJ Currency Hedged MSCI Japan ETF 19.56% $680.4 M 522,958
DRR Market Vectors-Double Short Euro ETN 19.53% $54.1 M 19,609
FEEU Barclays ETN + FI Enhanced Europe 50 ETN 19.50% $1,015.6 M 5,343
BXUB Barclays Long B Leveraged S&P 500 TR ETN 19.45% $4.7 M 179
EWH iShares MSCI Hong Kong ETF 19.38% $3,660.0 M 3,046,363
DBJP MSCI Japan Hedged Equity Fund 19.31% $1,155.7 M 261,865
CHXF China Dividend ex-Financials ETF 19.31% $18.4 M 2,437
EWHS iShares MSCI Hong Kong Small-Cap ETF 19.29% $9.3 M 11,332
PGAL FTSE Portugal 20 ETF 19.28% $46.6 M 66,249
DXJS WisdomTree Japan Hedged SmallCap Equity Fund 19.25% $175.1 M 68,103