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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
XIV Daily Inverse VIX Short-Term ETN 54.05% $534,293.70 16,454,348
SVXY Short VIX Short-Term Futures ETF 53.60% $239,572.50 1,489,787
CNXT Market Vectors ChinaAMC SME-ChiNext ETF 51.51% $43,519.50 203,639
BIB Ultra Nasdaq Biotechnology 50.65% $957,882.00 789,850
SBIO Medical Breakthroughs ETF 50.60% $201,267.00 147,364
DUST Daily Gold Miners Bear 3x Shares 47.49% $160,001.50 6,659,994
JPNL The Direxion Daily Japan Bull 3X Shares 42.31% $16,926.00 13,608
RETL Daily Retail Bull 3x Shares 39.53% $43,044.00 31,638
ASHS db X-trackers Harvest CSI 500 China-A Shares Small Cap Fund 38.63% $42,712.50 205,906
BBP BioShares Biotechnology Products Fund 36.22% $32,634.10 26,900
XBI SPDR S&P Biotech ETF 35.77% $2,936,540.00 1,188,830
CURE Daily Healthcare Bull 3X Shares 33.89% $440,673.50 415,122
BZQ UltraShort MSCI Brazil 32.23% $28,724.30 26,480
DXJH Japan Hedged Health Care Fund 31.80% $6,804.00 4,858
EZJ Ultra MSCI Japan 29.00% $24,762.50 4,592
BBC BioShares Biotechnology Clinical Trials Fund 28.80% $38,608.60 28,878
DXJF Japan Hedged Financials Fund 28.17% $35,904.00 26,036
RXL Ultra Health Care 25.05% $244,062.00 44,191
DEE DB Commodity Double Short ETN 25.00% $3,509.10 163
IBB Nasdaq Biotechnology 24.89% $10,003,421.60 1,689,911
TQQQ UltraPro QQQ 24.11% $1,028,044.10 2,942,417
FBT NYSE Arca Biotechnology Index Fund 22.69% $3,794,832.00 148,120
PSCH S&P SmallCap Health Care Portfolio 22.32% $252,858.00 24,347
PJP Dynamic Pharmaceuticals 22.19% $2,139,093.00 163,289
CMD UltraShort DJ-UBS Commodity 21.23% $6,294.30 215
AGA DB Agriculture Double Short ETN 20.69% $2,204.80 553
DRR Market Vectors-Double Short Euro ETN 20.38% $54,509.00 8,652
DGLD 3x Inverse Gold ETN 20.32% $21,575.10 15,117
EDEN MSCI Denmark Capped Investable Market Index Fund 20.26% $104,340.00 24,636
BOM DB Base Metals Dble Shrt ETN 20.13% $2,732.70 1,263
XPH SPDR S&P Pharmaceuticals ETF 20.13% $1,164,766.00 76,358
ASDR VelocityShares Emerging Asia DR ETF 20.07% $8,971.60 225
BBH Market Vectors Biotech ETF 20.06% $818,238.50 125,825
DXJS WisdomTree Japan Hedged SmallCap Equity Fund 19.73% $200,984.00 59,658
IHE iShares U.S. Pharmaceuticals ETF 19.38% $1,258,019.50 46,856
EIS iShares MSCI Israel Capped ETF 18.95% $141,193.50 74,722
EUO UltraShort Euro 18.74% $609,048.50 1,171,322
EIRL iShares MSCI Ireland Capped ETF 18.53% $113,971.50 34,548
PTH DWA Healthcare Momentum 18.51% $254,696.00 35,920
HEWJ Currency Hedged MSCI Japan ETF 18.48% $818,491.50 492,056
DBEZ Deutsche X-trackers MSCI EMU Hedged Equity ETF 18.26% $23,927.50 12,319
ROLA Long Extended Russell 1000 TR Index ETN 18.24% $14,175.00 143
FDN DJ Internet Index Fund 18.18% $3,376,479.60 289,619
DZK Daily Developed Markets Bull 3x Shares 18.16% $30,474.00 16,739
CROC UltraShort Australian Dollar 18.12% $21,241.50 5,340
DBJP MSCI Japan Hedged Equity Fund 18.02% $1,339,553.50 398,311
IRY SPDR S&P International Health Care Sector ETF 17.80% $87,456.00 12,056
ZIV Daily Inverse VIX Medium-Term ETN 17.50% $124,971.10 64,508
PBE Dynamic Biotech &Genome 17.49% $569,778.00 50,898
IHF iShares U.S. Healthcare Providers ETF 17.47% $1,051,639.40 128,002
HEZU Currency Hedged MSCI EMU ETF 17.22% $1,747,344.00 1,032,100
RSX Market Vectors Russia ETF 16.95% $1,954,488.20 9,844,495
QLD Ultra QQQ 16.86% $1,033,951.50 1,912,175
HEDJ Europe Hedged Equity Fund 16.79% $21,723,048.00 4,882,400
DFJ Japan SmallCap Fund 16.78% $327,190.50 38,405
DXJ Japan Hedged Equity Fund 16.55% $17,683,665.60 5,075,031
JPMV iShares MSCI Japan Minimum Volatility ETF 16.55% $17,310.00 4,478
UCC Ultra Consumer Services 16.41% $34,467.00 2,428
ARKW Web X.0 ETF 16.41% $13,084.50 2,475
RUSL Daily Russia Bull 3x Shares 16.38% $232,725.20 1,157,519
TMW SPDR DJ Wilshire Total Market ETF 16.19% $508,013.80 4,278
ELR SPDR DJ Wilshire Large Cap ETF 16.12% $38,265.00 1,586
ERY Daily Energy Bear 3X Shares 15.95% $54,481.10 1,443,758
PPH Market Vectors Pharmaceutical ETF 15.92% $417,839.60 63,037
DWAQ PowerShares DWA NASDAQ Momentum Portfolio 15.73% $49,440.00 4,586
XHS SPDR S&P Health Care Services ETF 15.51% $207,648.00 24,858
ERUS iShares MSCI Russia Capped ETF 15.33% $233,412.50 426,170
NKY MAXIS Nikkei 225 Index ETF 15.24% $68,063.10 69,877
DFE Europe SmallCap Dividend Fund 15.20% $1,023,440.00 179,511
HACK ISE Cyber Security ETF 15.02% $1,397,655.00 1,145,830
JPP SPDR Russell/Nomura PRIME Japan ETF 14.92% $28,926.00 10,827
DXJT Japan Hedged Tech, Media and Telecom Fund 14.90% $2,702.00 640
DBGR db X-trackers MSCI Germany Hedged Equity Fund 14.74% $194,504.50 162,238
EWJ iShares MSCI Japan ETF 14.70% $19,842,083.20 30,181,092
FXH Health Care AlphaDEX 14.60% $4,184,953.60 403,861
EWI iShares MSCI Italy Capped ETF 14.55% $1,090,837.50 2,321,966
RYH S&P Equal Weight Health Care ETF 14.46% $871,675.50 41,255
PNQI Nasdaq Internet Portfolio 14.37% $224,436.00 17,413
FBGX UBS AG FI Enhanced Large Cap Growth ETN 14.18% $841,490.00 25,522
RBL SPDR S&P Russia ETF 14.14% $26,862.00 10,786
KRU Ultra KBW Regional Banking 14.07% $10,543.00 3,378
ISRA Market Vectors Israel ETF 14.07% $72,691.50 20,891
ITF iShares Japan Large-Cap ETF 14.04% $81,735.00 8,891
SCJ MSCI Japan Small-Cap ETF 14.02% $314,334.00 61,842
FAN ISE Global Wind Energy Index Fund 13.93% $48,762.00 36,916
FV Dorsey Wright Focus 5 ETF 13.92% $4,277,038.40 1,620,002
VHT Health Care ETF 13.88% $6,481,469.60 303,478
HEWG Currency Hedged MSCI Germany ETF 13.84% $1,966,850.80 1,281,044
FHLC MSCI Health Care Index ETF 13.82% $796,488.00 203,627
EWUS MSCI United Kingdom Small Cap Index Fund 13.77% $16,920.00 4,587
GLL UltraShort Gold 13.74% $84,743.30 18,722
QJPN SPDR MSCI Japan Quality Mix ETF 13.73% $13,290.00 1,834
BOS DB Base Metals Short ETN 13.72% $1,792.70 646
JSC SPDR Russell/Nomura Small Cap Japan 13.70% $64,596.00 3,476
DUG UltraShort Oil & Gas 13.67% $43,004.50 110,731
ADZ DB Agriculture Short ETN 13.62% $1,084.70 257
IXJ iShares Global Healthcare ETF 13.60% $1,728,103.00 118,897
IHDG International Hedged Dividend Growth Fund 13.52% $505,835.10 217,681
DZZ DB Gold Double Short ETN 13.36% $64,778.70 195,502
DXGE Germany Hedged Equity Fund 13.23% $393,666.00 265,225

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