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 176.16% $2.1 M 8,063
DSXJ Double Short US 10 Year Treasury Futures ETNs 100.90% $8.0 M 668
INDL Daily India Bull 2x Shares 86.63% $72.0 M 40,572
JO Dow Jones-UBS Coffee ETN 81.80% $95.8 M 113,534
CAFE Pure Beta Coffee ETN 76.17% $8.5 M 12,388
DRN Daily Real Estate Bull 3x Shares 72.47% $94.6 M 85,322
SOXL Daily Semiconductor Bull 3x Shares 68.40% $129.6 M 106,529
AGA DB Agriculture Double Short ETN 66.71% $2.3 M 4,750
BRZU Direxion Daily Brazil Bull 3x Shares 65.09% $16.5 M 48,488
USD Ultra Semiconductors 57.84% $44.5 M 8,218
TMF Daily 20 Year Plus Treasury Bull 3x Shares 55.32% $53.6 M 158,843
DDP DB Commodity Short ETN 54.92% $2.3 M 825
ITLT DB 3x Italian Treasury Bond Futures ETN 51.27% $19.8 M 10,389
NUGT Daily Gold Miners Bull 3x Shares 50.64% $797.5 M 3,594,435
SCIF India Small-Cap Index ETF 49.37% $345.6 M 257,714
LBND 3x Long 25+ Year Treasury Bond ETN 49.20% $32.4 M 8,733
CURE Daily Healthcare Bull 3X Shares 48.49% $118.0 M 47,894
LBJ Daily Latin America 3x Bull Shares 47.62% $27.3 M 17,328
UBR Ultra MSCI Brazil 46.44% $9.7 M 1,470
SMIN MSCI India Small Cap Index Fund 44.68% $11.0 M 10,429
TQQQ UltraPro QQQ 44.60% $804.9 M 2,085,749
SCIN India Small Cap ETF 43.69% $30.2 M 37,912
URE Ultra Real Estate 42.62% $305.6 M 52,275
TECL Daily Technology Bull 3x Shares 41.58% $167.7 M 40,905
MLPL E-TRACS 2x Leveraged Long Alerian MLP Infrastructure Index 41.29% $315.6 M 49,062
BIB Ultra Nasdaq Biotechnology 41.05% $357.3 M 222,591
EGPT Egypt Index ETF 40.50% $75.0 M 21,325
JNUG Daily Junior Gold Miners Index Bull 3x Shares 40.17% $279.3 M 2,670,355
MORL ETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Mortgage REIT ETN 38.56% $300.4 M 277,972
SILJ PureFunds ISE Junior Silver ETF 37.51% $9.2 M 23,220
INCO India Consumer ETF 36.99% $7.5 M 2,639
GLDX Gold Explorers ETF 36.64% $48.8 M 49,045
BOS DB Base Metals Short ETN 35.86% $1.7 M 1,546
UBT Ultra 20+ Year Treasury 35.62% $35.5 M 19,411
GRN Global Carbon ETN 34.55% $2.1 M 2,746
FBT NYSE Arca Biotechnology Index Fund 34.42% $1,536.5 M 111,232
BUNT 3x German Bund Futures ETN 34.09% $15.3 M 1,451
EPI India Earnings Fund 33.65% $2,048.5 M 3,952,818
ROM Ultra Technology 32.92% $174.5 M 12,688
RXL Ultra Health Care 32.84% $121.2 M 11,148
BRAF Brazil Financials ETF 32.82% $3.4 M 2,116
NINI Pure Beta Nickel ETN 32.72% $4.9 M 2,614
ERX Daily Energy Bull 3X Shares 32.01% $197.4 M 257,551
BDG DB Base Metals Long ETN 31.63% $1.2 M 2,559
INXX India Infrastructure ETF 31.20% $59.3 M 111,257
INDY S&P India Nifty Fifty Index Fund 30.93% $668.9 M 238,558
JJN DJ-UBS Nickel Total Return Sub-Index ETN 30.80% $12.4 M 10,106
ZROZ 25+ Year Zero Coupon U.S. Treasury Index Fund 29.93% $67.4 M 21,749
UPW Ultra Utilities 29.36% $26.9 M 7,542
GDXJ Market Vectors Junior Gold Miners ETF 29.34% $2,656.6 M 7,169,754
QLD Ultra QQQ 29.31% $891.6 M 1,186,069
PBE Dynamic Biotech &Genome 29.15% $406.1 M 54,323
PIN India Portfolio 28.43% $558.2 M 908,920
GGGG Pure Gold Miners ETF 28.12% $5.8 M 8,700
MLPX Global X MLP & Energy Infrastructure ETF 28.10% $202.0 M 67,485
MATL Daily Basic Materials Bull 3X Shares 27.95% $7.0 M 3,163
EIDO MSCI Indonesia ETF 27.95% $576.3 M 612,245
UPRO UltraPro S&P 500 27.41% $823.7 M 1,016,391
INP MSCI India Index ETN 27.33% $399.7 M 36,691
EDV Extended Duration Treasury ETF 27.24% $249.2 M 53,780
SPXL Daily S&P 500 Bull 3x Shares 27.23% $423.2 M 1,269,452
INDA MSCI India Index Fund 26.85% $1,456.7 M 373,040
XSD SPDR S&P Semiconductor ETF 26.64% $204.3 M 98,817
IDXJ Market Vectors Indonesia Small-Cap ETF 25.71% $8.3 M 20,177
SFLA Long Extended S&P 500 TR Index ETN 25.71% $6.9 M 133
XIV Daily Inverse VIX Short-Term ETN 25.36% $685.5 M 9,633,320
MES Market Vectors Gulf States Index ETF 25.26% $26.7 M 24,868
SVXY Short VIX Short-Term Futures ETF 25.18% $279.0 M 832,326
IDX Market Vectors Indonesia Index ETF 25.12% $242.9 M 173,968
REZ iShares Residential Real Estate Capped ETF 24.93% $249.6 M 27,145
PSI Dynamic Semiconductors 24.91% $25.9 M 16,425
DPU DB Commodity Long ETN 24.11% $2.0 M 3,479
XBI SPDR S&P Biotech ETF 24.10% $1,215.5 M 440,869
THD MSCI Thailand Capped ETF 23.99% $557.8 M 203,197
UVU Ultra Russell MidCap Value 23.80% $7.0 M 943
RWXL ETRACS Monthly Pay 2x Leveraged Dow Jones International Real Estate ETN 23.80% $15.3 M 2,152
VNM Market Vectors Vietnam ETF 23.74% $622.8 M 282,312
CEFL ETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Closed-End Fund ETN 23.61% $197.7 M 134,509
IMLP iPath S&P MLP ETN 23.47% $698.9 M 209,751
UXJ Ultra MSCI Pacific ex-Japan 23.46% $2.4 M 4,672
PALL Physical Palladium Shares 23.33% $558.8 M 52,634
TAN Solar ETF 23.14% $429.1 M 288,003
EWZ iShares MSCI Brazil Capped ETF 23.03% $5,449.5 M 15,927,677
ICF iShares Cohen & Steers REIT ETF 22.86% $3,134.4 M 228,768
GULF Middle East Dividend ETF 22.69% $56.9 M 53,002
MLPW E-TRACS Wells Fargo MLP Index 22.66% $16.1 M 1,479
LSTK Pure Beta Livestock ETN 22.48% $1.4 M 2,381
EPHE iShares MSCI Philippines ETF 22.46% $351.1 M 273,211
UMDD UltraPro MidCap400 22.22% $50.9 M 14,826