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 47.00% $41.5 M 21,835
JPNL The Direxion Daily Japan Bull 3X Shares 42.36% $8.4 M 11,170
ASHS db X-trackers Harvest CSI 500 China-A Shares Small Cap Fund 35.72% $39.8 M 22,556
DTO DB Crude Oil Dble Short ETN 33.61% $52.9 M 150,778
BZQ UltraShort MSCI Brazil 32.61% $23.4 M 25,443
TAN Solar ETF 30.35% $366.4 M 227,081
BIB Ultra Nasdaq Biotechnology 29.08% $749.4 M 391,051
EZJ Ultra MSCI Japan 27.49% $19.5 M 5,629
DRR Market Vectors-Double Short Euro ETN 22.99% $55.7 M 24,919
KWT Market Vectors Solar Energy ETF 21.86% $24.5 M 1,933
DBGR db X-trackers MSCI Germany Hedged Equity Fund 21.85% $178.0 M 142,321
EUO UltraShort Euro 21.33% $558.5 M 1,530,056
RUSL Daily Russia Bull 3x Shares 21.28% $175.6 M 1,713,795
DXJH Japan Hedged Health Care Fund 20.91% $3.1 M 3,260
HEWG Currency Hedged MSCI Germany ETF 20.82% $1,288.5 M 1,170,925
ICLN S&P Global Clean Energy Index Fund 20.14% $80.1 M 57,598
ASDR VelocityShares Emerging Asia DR ETF 20.07% $9.0 M 225
DZK Daily Developed Markets Bull 3x Shares 20.05% $30.7 M 14,237
RETL Daily Retail Bull 3x Shares 20.03% $42.9 M 14,762
CURE Daily Healthcare Bull 3X Shares 20.00% $336.0 M 132,321
DXGE Germany Hedged Equity Fund 19.60% $279.3 M 241,219
BXUB Barclays Long B Leveraged S&P 500 TR ETN 19.45% $4.7 M 179
BBP BioShares Biotechnology Products Fund 18.64% $9.1 M 12,829
HEDJ Europe Hedged Equity Fund 18.62% $16,830.1 M 5,345,226
DBEZ Deutsche X-trackers MSCI EMU Hedged Equity ETF 18.40% $14.6 M 8,981
HEZU Currency Hedged MSCI EMU ETF 17.88% $796.8 M 497,181
XBI SPDR S&P Biotech ETF 17.79% $2,025.9 M 775,733
SBIO Medical Breakthroughs ETF 17.59% $46.8 M n/a
FBT NYSE Arca Biotechnology Index Fund 17.25% $3,099.2 M 244,479
TMW SPDR DJ Wilshire Total Market ETF 16.19% $508.0 M 4,278
PJP Dynamic Pharmaceuticals 16.18% $1,939.8 M 205,352
ELR SPDR DJ Wilshire Large Cap ETF 16.12% $38.3 M 1,586
BXUC Barclays Long C Leveraged S&P 500 TR ETN 16.01% $32.5 M 114
BBC BioShares Biotechnology Clinical Trials Fund 15.93% $20.4 M 30,481
JPMV iShares MSCI Japan Minimum Volatility ETF 15.92% $11.6 M 1,708
USLV 3x Long Silver ETN 15.69% $139.8 M 470,856
ADZ DB Agriculture Short ETN 15.52% $1.1 M 605
PGAL FTSE Portugal 20 ETF 15.12% $43.0 M 76,916
RXL Ultra Health Care 14.92% $205.8 M 20,975
IBB Nasdaq Biotechnology 14.54% $7,831.7 M 1,603,727
DEE DB Commodity Double Short ETN 14.50% $3.2 M 527
XPH SPDR S&P Pharmaceuticals ETF 14.49% $1,182.6 M 117,897
BBH Market Vectors Biotech ETF 14.35% $782.7 M 160,414
AGA DB Agriculture Double Short ETN 14.34% $2.3 M 1,028
PSCH S&P SmallCap Health Care Portfolio 14.29% $164.2 M 14,178
IHE iShares U.S. Pharmaceuticals ETF 14.14% $1,147.1 M 61,665
JPP SPDR Russell/Nomura PRIME Japan ETF 13.72% $19.2 M 4,889
AGQ Ultra Silver 13.61% $338.1 M 276,373