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
EEH SPECTRUM Lg Cap U.S. Sector ETN 141.13% $4.1 M 10,725
DSXJ Double Short US 10 Year Treasury Futures ETNs 100.90% $8.0 M 668
AGA DB Agriculture Double Short ETN 80.37% $2.5 M 2,713
CAFE Pure Beta Coffee ETN 76.04% $8.5 M 13,474
DRN Daily Real Estate Bull 3x Shares 74.10% $103.4 M 97,818
DDP DB Commodity Short ETN 71.22% $2.6 M 891
INDL Daily India Bull 2x Shares 70.97% $77.0 M 37,739
TMF Daily 20 Year Plus Treasury Bull 3x Shares 67.36% $59.7 M 210,182
JO Dow Jones-UBS Coffee ETN 65.44% $87.7 M 99,176
LBND 3x Long 25+ Year Treasury Bond ETN 60.46% $34.2 M 7,556
CURE Daily Healthcare Bull 3X Shares 56.48% $140.3 M 76,250
BIB Ultra Nasdaq Biotechnology 52.93% $363.6 M 241,947
ITLT DB 3x Italian Treasury Bond Futures ETN 48.89% $19.4 M 11,674
SMIN MSCI India Small Cap Index Fund 46.45% $16.1 M 12,608
RUSS Daily Russia Bear 3x Shares 45.32% $18.4 M 338,798
DEE DB Commodity Double Short ETN 44.44% $2.1 M 374
UBT Ultra 20+ Year Treasury 42.77% $36.8 M 23,815
URE Ultra Real Estate 42.55% $272.7 M 54,217
SCIF India Small-Cap Index ETF 42.33% $264.0 M 174,283
BOS DB Base Metals Short ETN 42.30% $1.5 M 283
SCIN India Small Cap ETF 41.97% $28.1 M 16,676
INCO India Consumer ETF 41.24% $9.4 M 7,243
USD Ultra Semiconductors 40.26% $34.5 M 12,155
UPW Ultra Utilities 40.17% $27.5 M 8,014
SOXL Daily Semiconductor Bull 3x Shares 39.96% $126.2 M 178,709
FBT NYSE Arca Biotechnology Index Fund 39.09% $1,671.6 M 151,456
RXL Ultra Health Care 38.27% $119.7 M 16,276
BUNT 3x German Bund Futures ETN 37.24% $15.6 M 1,561
TQQQ UltraPro QQQ 36.90% $919.4 M 2,908,295
ZROZ 25+ Year Zero Coupon U.S. Treasury Index Fund 34.35% $89.3 M 52,359
MORL ETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Mortgage REIT ETN 33.15% $274.0 M 241,664
PBE Dynamic Biotech &Genome 32.50% $413.3 M 49,035
EDV Extended Duration Treasury ETF 32.01% $283.8 M 68,845
MLPL E-TRACS 2x Leveraged Long Alerian MLP Infrastructure Index 31.29% $286.6 M 82,792
EPI India Earnings Fund 30.57% $2,019.5 M 4,642,148
TECL Daily Technology Bull 3x Shares 30.25% $153.6 M 69,105
INDY S&P India Nifty Fifty Index Fund 29.95% $705.3 M 267,983
XBI SPDR S&P Biotech ETF 29.68% $1,264.6 M 382,108
GRN Global Carbon ETN 28.76% $2.0 M 2,877
IBB Nasdaq Biotechnology 27.40% $5,811.7 M 1,258,253
UBC E-TRACS UBS Bloomberg CMCI Livestock ETN 27.33% $5.8 M 12,104
BBH Market Vectors Biotech ETF 26.32% $575.4 M 96,267
REZ iShares Residential Real Estate Capped ETF 26.25% $245.0 M 24,226
INXX India Infrastructure ETF 26.22% $48.1 M 67,030
DWTI 3x Inverse Crude ETN 26.15% $8.4 M 28,208
LSTK Pure Beta Livestock ETN 26.06% $2.1 M 1,982
PIN India Portfolio 25.83% $549.9 M 1,014,029
TYD Daily 7-10 Year Treasury Bull 3x Shares 25.26% $4.4 M 1,287
QLD Ultra QQQ 25.24% $878.3 M 1,781,349
ROM Ultra Technology 25.11% $151.7 M 15,411
ICF iShares Cohen & Steers REIT ETF 24.51% $3,022.5 M 296,326
INDA MSCI India Index Fund 24.46% $1,523.6 M 480,836
INP MSCI India Index ETN 24.26% $386.3 M 22,341
ADZ DB Agriculture Short ETN 23.99% $1.0 M 877
PJP Dynamic Pharmaceuticals 23.84% $1,340.6 M 143,779
XPH SPDR S&P Pharmaceuticals ETF 23.24% $994.0 M 69,855
SCHH U.S. REIT ETF 23.09% $1,011.3 M 180,694
RWR SPDR DJ Wilshire REIT ETF 22.97% $2,798.8 M 250,358
EGPT Egypt Index ETF 22.60% $78.4 M 27,189
EIDO MSCI Indonesia ETF 22.46% $527.4 M 639,982
VNQ REIT ETF 22.37% $24,906.6 M 3,271,948
IHE iShares U.S. Pharmaceuticals ETF 22.35% $770.2 M 37,530
WREI Wilshire US REIT ETF 22.24% $19.3 M 2,154
DSLV 3x Inverse Silver ETN 22.08% $12.4 M 55,412
FTY iShares Real Estate 50 ETF 22.08% $78.9 M 9,232
SFLA Long Extended S&P 500 TR Index ETN 21.94% $6.6 M 136
FRI S&P REIT Index Fund 21.81% $213.1 M 244,279
PSR Active U.S. Real Estate Fund 21.49% $41.3 M 3,894
RYU S&P Equal Weight Utilities ETF 21.43% $118.9 M 32,208
RYH S&P Equal Weight Health Care ETF 21.21% $348.8 M 41,891
THD MSCI Thailand Capped ETF 21.10% $513.8 M 251,980
DTO DB Crude Oil Dble Short ETN 20.92% $56.6 M 114,071
EPHE iShares MSCI Philippines ETF 20.65% $340.5 M 230,939
XLU Utilities Select Sector SPDR 20.33% $6,269.1 M 12,178,950
MLPX Global X MLP & Energy Infrastructure ETF 20.19% $178.4 M 63,720
IYR iShares U.S. Real Estate ETF 20.19% $5,450.1 M 10,718,689
ASDR VelocityShares Emerging Asia DR ETF 20.07% $8.7 M 225
TLT 20+ Year Treasury Bond ETF 19.90% $4,604.2 M 9,285,030
IDXJ Market Vectors Indonesia Small-Cap ETF 19.83% $7.8 M 5,825
EMLP North American Energy Infrastructure Fund 19.78% $914.4 M 221,183
CMD UltraShort DJ-UBS Commodity 19.76% $4.2 M 657
UPRO UltraPro S&P 500 19.63% $817.0 M 1,559,320
FXH Health Care AlphaDEX 19.51% $2,173.3 M 455,562