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
DSXJ Double Short US 10 Year Treasury Futures ETNs 100.90% $8.0 M 668
INDL Daily India Bull 2x Shares 72.59% $77.4 M 45,342
JNUG Daily Junior Gold Miners Index Bull 3x Shares 71.90% $248.5 M 2,413,244
DRN Daily Real Estate Bull 3x Shares 65.87% $91.6 M 86,588
NUGT Daily Gold Miners Bull 3x Shares 65.74% $758.4 M 3,829,230
JO Dow Jones-UBS Coffee ETN 62.53% $85.7 M 135,634
DDP DB Commodity Short ETN 58.75% $2.3 M 808
CAFE Pure Beta Coffee ETN 57.93% $8.0 M 12,630
AGA DB Agriculture Double Short ETN 53.06% $2.2 M 4,765
SOXL Daily Semiconductor Bull 3x Shares 51.67% $101.5 M 99,772
GLDX Gold Explorers ETF 48.55% $52.3 M 49,677
SILJ PureFunds ISE Junior Silver ETF 47.59% $9.7 M 21,335
USD Ultra Semiconductors 47.04% $34.8 M 7,003
SCIF India Small-Cap Index ETF 47.03% $386.1 M 315,219
BOS DB Base Metals Short ETN 45.07% $1.7 M 1,723
TMF Daily 20 Year Plus Treasury Bull 3x Shares 44.36% $32.8 M 131,711
ITLT DB 3x Italian Treasury Bond Futures ETN 41.07% $18.8 M 1,156
SMIN MSCI India Small Cap Index Fund 40.21% $10.9 M 11,602
LBND 3x Long 25+ Year Treasury Bond ETN 39.44% $30.1 M 4,150
SCIN India Small Cap ETF 39.14% $30.1 M 50,572
ERX Daily Energy Bull 3X Shares 38.36% $189.7 M 205,667
GDXJ Market Vectors Junior Gold Miners ETF 38.07% $2,547.9 M 6,297,742
CURE Daily Healthcare Bull 3X Shares 38.04% $108.3 M 40,875
URE Ultra Real Estate 37.35% $301.7 M 55,934
TECL Daily Technology Bull 3x Shares 36.52% $155.1 M 37,834
JJN DJ-UBS Nickel Total Return Sub-Index ETN 34.10% $14.0 M 23,413
NINI Pure Beta Nickel ETN 33.92% $4.9 M 4,235
BRZU Direxion Daily Brazil Bull 3x Shares 33.28% $11.2 M 47,272
INXX India Infrastructure ETF 32.52% $62.7 M 136,828
TQQQ UltraPro QQQ 32.25% $635.9 M 2,418,131
GGGG Pure Gold Miners ETF 31.47% $5.9 M 6,002
MORL ETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Mortgage REIT ETN 31.44% $286.0 M 320,781
EGPT Egypt Index ETF 30.05% $69.2 M 14,295
EPI India Earnings Fund 29.14% $1,752.5 M 4,350,522
UBT Ultra 20+ Year Treasury 29.07% $30.3 M 20,080
GRN Global Carbon ETN 28.93% $1.9 M 5,831
BUNT 3x German Bund Futures ETN 27.62% $14.5 M 856
ROM Ultra Technology 27.60% $166.6 M 12,877
DPU DB Commodity Long ETN 27.27% $2.0 M 2,926
SIL Silver Miners ETF 27.14% $263.8 M 220,570
BDG DB Base Metals Long ETN 26.94% $1.1 M 4,193
EIDO MSCI Indonesia ETF 26.93% $573.1 M 597,344
INDY S&P India Nifty Fifty Index Fund 26.92% $618.6 M 266,214
UBC E-TRACS UBS Bloomberg CMCI Livestock ETN 26.76% $5.7 M 15,463
MLPL E-TRACS 2x Leveraged Long Alerian MLP Infrastructure Index 26.71% $266.4 M 42,820
INCO India Consumer ETF 26.60% $7.0 M 2,856
XIV Daily Inverse VIX Short-Term ETN 26.21% $555.5 M 7,635,573
SVXY Short VIX Short-Term Futures ETF 26.12% $240.1 M 525,470
RXL Ultra Health Care 25.68% $113.4 M 9,941
IDX Market Vectors Indonesia Index ETF 25.59% $242.9 M 205,103
MATL Daily Basic Materials Bull 3X Shares 25.31% $6.8 M 2,897
GDX Market Vectors TR Gold Miners 25.27% $8,540.5 M 27,734,627
UBR Ultra MSCI Brazil 25.24% $8.6 M 1,256
LSTK Pure Beta Livestock ETN 24.96% $2.4 M 2,645
SLVP MSCI Global Silver Miners ETF 24.83% $11.8 M 9,222
ZROZ 25+ Year Zero Coupon U.S. Treasury Index Fund 24.63% $69.6 M 19,694
PIN India Portfolio 24.60% $539.4 M 943,369
TUR MSCI Turkey ETF 24.37% $592.8 M 306,497
DIG Ultra Oil & Gas 23.98% $176.4 M 45,814
RING iShares MSCI Global Gold Miners ETF 23.61% $70.7 M 55,267
ZIV Daily Inverse VIX Medium-Term ETN 23.36% $137.2 M 72,019
INDA MSCI India Index Fund 23.20% $1,361.6 M 469,617
BIB Ultra Nasdaq Biotechnology 23.18% $349.6 M 241,889
REZ iShares Residential Real Estate Capped ETF 23.17% $250.7 M 38,972
UPW Ultra Utilities 23.12% $32.5 M 8,580
UXJ Ultra MSCI Pacific ex-Japan 23.12% $2.4 M 4,527
IDXJ Market Vectors Indonesia Small-Cap ETF 23.11% $8.0 M 24,019
PALL Physical Palladium Shares 23.08% $559.0 M 54,541
INP MSCI India Index ETN 22.96% $389.3 M 43,500
RWXL ETRACS Monthly Pay 2x Leveraged Dow Jones International Real Estate ETN 22.75% $15.2 M 1,584
CEFL ETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Closed-End Fund ETN 22.64% $176.2 M 126,317
PSAU Global Gold and Precious Metals Portfolio 22.47% $26.5 M 8,725
EDV Extended Duration Treasury ETF 21.91% $222.1 M 56,808
QLD Ultra QQQ 21.70% $819.0 M 1,441,117
GASL Daily Natural Gas Related Bull 3x Shares 21.69% $23.5 M 46,200
BRAF Brazil Financials ETF 21.36% $3.1 M 2,008
MLPX Global X MLP & Energy Infrastructure ETF 21.29% $166.4 M 87,034
UPRO UltraPro S&P 500 21.23% $664.6 M 1,004,958
ICF iShares Cohen & Steers REIT ETF 21.21% $3,057.8 M 254,341
SPXL Daily S&P 500 Bull 3x Shares 21.10% $355.1 M 1,228,969
LBJ Daily Latin America 3x Bull Shares 20.78% $23.8 M 17,063
UVU Ultra Russell MidCap Value 20.31% $6.7 M 602
IPLT 2x Inverse Platinum ETN 20.30% $5.7 M 9,067
SCHH U.S. REIT ETF 20.28% $1,032.9 M 131,155
FBT NYSE Arca Biotechnology Index Fund 20.27% $1,331.8 M 129,283