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.

This data may include leveraged and inverse ETFs. To exclude leveraged and inverse ETFs from the table below, click here.

Symbol
Name
YTD Return
AUM
Avg Volume
DSXJ Double Short US 10 Year Treasury Futures ETNs 100.90% $8.0 M 668
JO Dow Jones-UBS Coffee ETN 83.73% $110.9 M 356,727
CAFE Pure Beta Coffee ETN 77.60% $9.7 M 41,576
BOS DB Base Metals Short ETN 53.36% $1.8 M 2,569
GASL Daily Natural Gas Related Bull 3x Shares 46.24% $16.5 M 59,794
DDP DB Commodity Short ETN 44.80% $3.4 M 2,832
AGF DB Agriculture Long ETN 44.30% $3.7 M 11,531
RUSS Daily Russia Bear 3x Shares 38.36% $20.8 M 234,417
DRN Daily Real Estate Bull 3x Shares 37.86% $100.5 M 124,860
UGAZ 3x Long Natural Gas ETN 36.30% $62.7 M 1,750,740
BOIL Ultra DJ-UBS Natural Gas 33.02% $17.9 M 170,000
DPU DB Commodity Long ETN 31.94% $2.1 M 2,937
JJN DJ-UBS Nickel Total Return Sub-Index ETN 27.75% $9.1 M 7,454
NINI Pure Beta Nickel ETN 27.62% $6.8 M 4,248
TMF Daily 20 Year Plus Treasury Bull 3x Shares 27.25% $37.3 M 102,481
UNG United States Natural Gas Fund LP 27.11% $672.3 M 16,672,197
LBND 3x Long 25+ Year Treasury Bond ETN 26.82% $26.4 M 2,174
GAZ DJ-UBS Natural Gas Subindex Total Return ETN 26.59% $33.8 M 151,008
EGPT Egypt Index ETF 26.59% $72.4 M 22,703
ITLT DB 3x Italian Treasury Bond Futures ETN 25.49% $16.4 M 402
UPW Ultra Utilities 25.36% $26.0 M 8,370
GRWN Pure Beta Softs ETN 25.21% $1.0 M 290
NUGT Daily Gold Miners Bull 3x Shares 24.26% $702.9 M 5,209,664
DYY DB Commodity Double Long ETN 24.14% $6.2 M 7,629
EIDO MSCI Indonesia ETF 24.08% $463.9 M 671,379
SOXL Daily Semiconductor Bull 3x Shares 23.46% $76.6 M 104,714
JJS Dow Jones-UBS Softs Total Return Sub-Index ETN 23.24% $17.5 M 4,798
IDXJ Market Vectors Indonesia Small-Cap ETF 23.03% $7.3 M 21,568
MES Market Vectors Gulf States Index ETF 22.44% $29.4 M 18,981
IDX Market Vectors Indonesia Index ETF 21.59% $241.1 M 233,451
GLDX Gold Explorers ETF 21.55% $42.0 M 96,749
UGLD 3x Long Gold ETN 21.54% $49.6 M 235,252
GGGG Pure Gold Miners ETF 21.32% $4.2 M 6,063
GULF Middle East Dividend ETF 21.16% $74.8 M 55,184
URE Ultra Real Estate 20.78% $298.4 M 116,556
MORL ETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Mortgage REIT ETN 20.38% $218.9 M 313,668
UCD Ultra DJ-UBS Commodity 20.33% $3.4 M 4,131
IPLT 2x Inverse Platinum ETN 20.30% $5.7 M 9,067
DAG DB Agriculture Double Long ETN 19.97% $21.9 M 34,749
JFT KEYnotes First Trust Enh 130/30 LgCp ETN 19.73% $4.5 M 1,344
JPNS Direxion Daily Japan Bear 3x Shares 19.73% $3.1 M 5,866
FUE MLCX Biofuels Index TR ETN 19.30% $2.8 M 1,757
DBA DB Agriculture Fund 19.09% $1,527.6 M 946,879
JJA DJ-UBS Agriculture Subindex Total Return ETN 19.04% $105.2 M 17,071
BOM DB Base Metals Dble Shrt ETN 18.78% $3.0 M 2,493
NAGS Natural Gas Fund 18.33% $2.1 M 7,152
UBT Ultra 20+ Year Treasury 18.24% $24.5 M 18,625
SCIF India Small-Cap Index ETF 18.04% $178.8 M 107,346
EMM SPDR DJ Wilshire Mid Cap ETF 17.89% $97.0 M 4,073
UWTI 3x Long Crude ETN 17.84% $3.6 M 8,043
INDL Daily India Bull 2x Shares 17.79% $38.5 M 29,463
USAG United States Agriculture Index Fund 17.72% $2.6 M 919
JJG DJ-UBS Grains Total Return Sub-Index ETN 17.30% $102.6 M 48,657
ZROZ 25+ Year Zero Coupon U.S. Treasury Index Fund 16.30% $79.4 M 19,492
TMW SPDR DJ Wilshire Total Market ETF 16.19% $508.0 M 4,278
ELR SPDR DJ Wilshire Large Cap ETF 16.12% $38.3 M 1,586
DIRT Pure Beta Agriculture ETN 15.77% $3.8 M 831
WEET Pure Beta Grains ETN 15.52% $3.3 M 440
FTGC Global Tactical Commodity Strategy Fund 15.41% $99.2 M 54,754
BDG DB Base Metals Long ETN 15.29% $0.8 M 2,771
SILJ PureFunds ISE Junior Silver ETF 15.22% $6.0 M 24,452
TAN Solar ETF 15.21% $400.7 M 681,243
FCG ISE-Revere Natural Gas Index Fund 15.08% $499.2 M 528,148