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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
CNXT Market Vectors ChinaAMC SME-ChiNext ETF 52.90% $48,835.50 164,389
JPNL The Direxion Daily Japan Bull 3X Shares 46.36% $17,463.00 16,212
BIB Ultra Nasdaq Biotechnology 44.83% $911,635.50 865,555
ASHS db X-trackers Harvest CSI 500 China-A Shares Small Cap Fund 43.55% $65,772.00 157,534
SBIO Medical Breakthroughs ETF 41.22% $121,647.00 93,775
RUSL Daily Russia Bull 3x Shares 39.48% $242,125.40 1,208,331
BBP BioShares Biotechnology Products Fund 33.12% $21,024.10 22,644
XBI SPDR S&P Biotech ETF 32.80% $2,713,446.00 1,081,919
EZJ Ultra MSCI Japan 30.88% $25,202.50 4,830
XIV Daily Inverse VIX Short-Term ETN 30.35% $640,513.20 14,729,342
SVXY Short VIX Short-Term Futures ETF 29.94% $203,592.00 1,223,745
BBC BioShares Biotechnology Clinical Trials Fund 28.51% $30,778.60 25,691
CURE Daily Healthcare Bull 3X Shares 28.10% $413,280.00 448,073
DXJF Japan Hedged Financials Fund 26.67% $31,447.50 21,298
DXJH Japan Hedged Health Care Fund 25.82% $4,779.00 4,002
ECNS iShares MSCI China Small-Cap ETF 23.48% $49,283.00 25,392
RSX Market Vectors Russia ETF 23.03% $2,045,160.00 11,220,268
QQQC NASDAQ China Technology ETF 22.22% $22,227.50 13,472
IBB Nasdaq Biotechnology 22.10% $8,932,946.40 1,719,608
KWEB CSI China Internet ETF 21.96% $88,770.00 121,517
YINN Daily China Bull 3x Shares 21.73% $175,243.50 456,991
RXL Ultra Health Care 21.51% $230,336.00 44,539
ERUS iShares MSCI Russia Capped ETF 21.46% $246,192.50 466,980
FBT NYSE Arca Biotechnology Index Fund 20.53% $3,598,567.60 157,708
IHF iShares U.S. Healthcare Providers ETF 20.38% $1,057,003.50 110,980
DXJS WisdomTree Japan Hedged SmallCap Equity Fund 20.36% $201,432.00 63,852
ASDR VelocityShares Emerging Asia DR ETF 20.07% $8,971.60 225
RBL SPDR S&P Russia ETF 19.92% $29,308.00 15,586
UGA United States Gasoline Fund LP 19.82% $101,075.00 58,550
BXUB Barclays Long B Leveraged S&P 500 TR ETN 19.45% $4,720.70 179
CHIM China Materials ETF 19.22% $4,543.20 8,567
XPP Ultra FTSE/Xinhua China 25 18.57% $61,372.50 41,036
PSCH S&P SmallCap Health Care Portfolio 18.52% $233,792.00 24,989
DFJ Japan SmallCap Fund 18.44% $331,753.50 38,494
PJP Dynamic Pharmaceuticals 18.32% $2,023,494.00 175,336
RETL Daily Retail Bull 3x Shares 18.29% $38,937.50 36,405
ROLA Long Extended Russell 1000 TR Index ETN 18.24% $14,175.00 160
PGJ Golden Dragon Halter USX China Portfolio 18.10% $224,672.00 45,930
DXJ Japan Hedged Equity Fund 18.08% $18,145,539.20 5,021,320
HAO China Small Cap ETF 17.93% $270,949.50 295,677
DBJP MSCI Japan Hedged Equity Fund 17.83% $1,323,556.10 358,780
HACK ISE Cyber Security ETF 17.82% $1,210,406.00 929,891
HEWJ Currency Hedged MSCI Japan ETF 17.57% $790,525.50 528,723
LMLP ETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Wells Fargo MLP Ex-Energy ETN 17.46% $30,625.00 21,034
DZK Daily Developed Markets Bull 3x Shares 17.21% $33,350.00 15,927
DRR Market Vectors-Double Short Euro ETN 17.16% $53,053.00 11,845
EDEN MSCI Denmark Capped Investable Market Index Fund 17.13% $65,196.00 23,884
BBH Market Vectors Biotech ETF 17.09% $804,323.60 120,500
XHS SPDR S&P Health Care Services ETF 16.85% $197,880.00 22,934
DLBS US Treasury Long Bond Bear ETN 16.74% $36,282.10 7,468
CHII China Industrials ETF 16.49% $8,475.00 19,333
SDP UltraShort Utilities 16.42% $9,225.90 5,736
IHE iShares U.S. Pharmaceuticals ETF 16.39% $1,160,082.00 48,727
SCJ MSCI Japan Small-Cap ETF 16.34% $148,475.00 16,222
XPH SPDR S&P Pharmaceuticals ETF 16.32% $1,138,968.60 85,894
KRU Ultra KBW Regional Banking 16.21% $11,125.00 2,676
TMW SPDR DJ Wilshire Total Market ETF 16.19% $508,013.80 4,278
DXJT Japan Hedged Tech, Media and Telecom Fund 16.17% $2,847.00 914
PTH DWA Healthcare Momentum 16.14% $224,928.00 28,327
ELR SPDR DJ Wilshire Large Cap ETF 16.12% $38,265.00 1,586
ICLN S&P Global Clean Energy Index Fund 16.06% $84,512.00 82,852
NKY MAXIS Nikkei 225 Index ETF 16.06% $68,659.20 91,019
BXUC Barclays Long C Leveraged S&P 500 TR ETN 16.01% $32,534.80 114
EUO UltraShort Euro 15.73% $640,322.00 1,250,245
EIRL iShares MSCI Ireland Capped ETF 15.62% $105,624.00 33,327
EWJ iShares MSCI Japan ETF 15.33% $19,545,499.20 28,034,561
JSC SPDR Russell/Nomura Small Cap Japan 15.21% $65,700.00 2,614
ITF iShares Japan Large-Cap ETF 15.20% $82,695.00 10,978
PEK Market Vectors China ETF 15.17% $126,868.00 133,055
JPP SPDR Russell/Nomura PRIME Japan ETF 15.16% $29,190.00 15,145
PBE Dynamic Biotech &Genome 15.07% $557,280.10 49,530
CN Harvest MSCI All China Equity Fund 14.99% $16,584.00 7,361
FAN ISE Global Wind Energy Index Fund 14.83% $48,048.00 40,177
EWUS MSCI United Kingdom Small Cap Index Fund 14.66% $17,020.00 4,775
FCA China AlphaDEX Fund 14.40% $32,650.00 19,581
CHIQ China Consumer ETF 14.10% $108,706.50 55,247
FXH Health Care AlphaDEX 14.07% $4,150,055.60 314,775
ASHR db X-trackers Harvest CSI 300 China A-Shares Fund 14.00% $889,810.10 2,531,573
JPMV iShares MSCI Japan Minimum Volatility ETF 13.88% $16,881.00 4,914
DBEZ Deutsche X-trackers MSCI EMU Hedged Equity ETF 13.84% $23,451.50 11,356
GEX Market Vectors Global Alternative Energy ETF 13.75% $94,153.80 5,202
DRGS Global Big Pharma ETN 13.65% $9,726.40 1,911
FDTS Developed Markets ex-US Small Cap AlphaDEX Fund 13.61% $7,148.00 2,557
KBA Bosera MSCI China A ETF 13.58% $28,075.00 27,184
AXJS MSCI All Country Asia ex Japan Small Cap Index Fund 13.56% $6,028.00 2,259
CHOC Pure Beta Cocoa ETN 13.55% $6,830.20 1,132
FCHI FTSE China (HK Listed) Index Fund 13.44% $35,106.00 6,359
CHIX China Financials ETF 13.39% $108,720.00 114,044
HEDJ Europe Hedged Equity Fund 13.33% $20,212,608.00 5,213,525
RSXJ Market Vectors Russia Small-Cap ETF 13.30% $41,010.90 50,769
CQQQ China Technology ETF 13.24% $92,046.00 37,627
DFE Europe SmallCap Dividend Fund 13.19% $992,956.10 190,886
DBGR db X-trackers MSCI Germany Hedged Equity Fund 13.18% $202,427.40 176,859
TAN Solar ETF 13.05% $332,390.10 287,405
EWH iShares MSCI Hong Kong ETF 13.04% $3,657,060.80 3,140,781
ESR iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Eastern Europe ETF 12.98% $28,832.00 38,394
NIB Dow Jones-UBS Cocoa Total Return Sub-Index ETN 12.93% $23,417.90 13,542
RYH S&P Equal Weight Health Care ETF 12.89% $804,600.00 40,963
GWX SPDR S&P International SmallCap ETF 12.86% $759,872.00 136,598
MDD SPDR S&P International Mid Cap ETF 12.81% $57,627.50 15,603

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