100 Lowest 3 Year ETF Returns

The following table lists the bottom 100 exchange-traded funds in terms of 3 year returns. These are the 100 ETFs that have had the lowest percentage gain over the last 3 years. You may also wish to see the 100 ETFs with the highest 3-year returns.

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Symbol
Name
3-Year Return
AUM
Avg Volume
TVIX Daily 2x VIX Short-Term ETN -99.78% $360.0 M 34,685,965
UVXY Ultra VIX Short-Term Futures ETF -99.77% $680.9 M 23,007,719
CVOL C-Tracks ETN Citi Volatility Index Total Return -99.30% $5.5 M 139,511
NUGT Daily Gold Miners Bull 3x Shares -98.77% $805.7 M 19,926,949
UWTI 3x Long Crude ETN -95.65% $742.7 M 49,004,973
USLV 3x Long Silver ETN -94.65% $131.8 M 472,274
TVIZ Daily 2x VIX Medium-Term ETN -94.54% $0.5 M 2,491
BIS UltraShort Nasdaq Biotechnology -92.86% $99.1 M 331,208
RUSL Daily Russia Bull 3x Shares -91.53% $165.7 M 1,689,484
DGAZ 3x Inverse Natural Gas ETN -91.48% $102.2 M 10,485,866
VIIX VIX Short-Term ETN -90.99% $8.1 M 64,358
VIXY VIX Short-Term Futures ETF -90.98% $148.8 M 1,293,021
GASL Daily Natural Gas Related Bull 3x Shares -90.95% $90.7 M 2,662,642
VXX S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures ETN -90.95% $1,334.2 M 46,515,078
SOXS Daily Semiconductor Bear 3x Shares -90.57% $19.1 M 280,018
UGAZ 3x Long Natural Gas ETN -89.71% $404.3 M 31,194,131
YANG Daily China Bear 3x Shares -86.58% $10.3 M 108,952
TZA Daily Small Cap Bear 3X Shares -85.73% $635.2 M 13,568,631
FAZ Daily Financial Bear 3X Shares -85.44% $272.9 M 3,280,398
SRTY UltraPro Short Russell2000 -85.26% $79.5 M 917,885
SQQQ UltraPro Short QQQ -84.90% $251.2 M 4,113,894
MIDZ Daily Mid Cap Bear 3x Shares -84.29% $8.0 M 34,252
SMDD UltraPro Short MidCap400 -83.68% $5.4 M 20,452
UCO Ultra DJ-UBS Crude Oil -83.45% $1,039.7 M 18,065,375
LBJ Daily Latin America 3x Bull Shares -82.18% $17.6 M 38,444
DRV Daily Real Estate Bear 3x Shares -81.75% $11.1 M 83,540
RXD UltraShort Health Care -81.73% $1.8 M 9,603
SPXS Daily S&P 500 Bear 3x Shares -81.41% $209.8 M 3,378,785
SPXU UltraPro Short S&P500 -80.88% $429.7 M 4,304,772
AGQ Ultra Silver -80.70% $338.5 M 277,219
UBR Ultra MSCI Brazil -78.62% $7.6 M 16,329
TECS Daily Technology Bear 3x Shares -76.06% $12.0 M 96,121
SCC UltraShort Consumer Services -76.04% $4.1 M 6,234
SDOW UltraPro Short Dow30 -75.57% $104.0 M 1,153,052
GDXJ Market Vectors Junior Gold Miners ETF -75.29% $1,676.5 M 14,717,943
UGLD 3x Long Gold ETN -75.26% $38.8 M 180,616
VIIZ VIX Medium-Term ETN -74.14% $0.7 M 1,454
GLDX Gold Explorers ETF -74.07% $29.4 M 24,340
VIXM VIX Mid-Term Futures ETF -73.57% $31.3 M 21,611
VXZ S&P 500 VIX Mid-Term Futures ETN -73.30% $73.0 M 557,526
DPK Daily Developed Markets Bear 3x Shares -71.78% $5.2 M 11,713
SSG UltraShort Semiconductors -71.52% $3.6 M 2,280
BOIL Ultra DJ-UBS Natural Gas -70.47% $61.2 M 359,537
SDD UltraShort SmallCap600 -70.33% $4.5 M 646
QID UltraShort QQQ -70.10% $313.6 M 2,893,965
TWM UltraShort Russell2000 -70.05% $167.6 M 1,284,756
SKF UltraShort Financials -69.60% $56.9 M 58,887
SIJ UltraShort Industrials -69.36% $4.5 M 919
MZZ UltraShort MidCap400 -68.47% $7.8 M 11,644
ERY Daily Energy Bear 3X Shares -66.88% $71.2 M 3,296,939
FXP Ultrashort FTSE/Xinhua China -66.87% $50.0 M 47,023
SGG Dow Jones-UBS Sugar Subindex Total Return ETN -66.37% $33.3 M 23,756
SDS UltraShort S&P500 -65.53% $1,182.7 M 8,386,938
TMV Daily 20 Year Plus Treasury Bear 3x Shares -65.28% $386.5 M 731,050
RING iShares MSCI Global Gold Miners ETF -64.57% $57.0 M 79,323
GAZ DJ-UBS Natural Gas Subindex Total Return ETN -64.10% $12.5 M 57,458
TLL UltraShort Telecommunications -63.84% $0.1 M 278
SZK UltraShort Consumer Goods -63.59% $2.9 M 2,400
TTT UltraPro Short 20+ Year Treasury -63.44% $87.9 M 45,503
SGAR Pure Beta Sugar ETN -62.71% $0.7 M 840
EPV UltraShort MSCI Europe ETF -62.70% $30.9 M 21,681
REMX Market Vectors Rare Earth/Strategic Metals ETF -62.48% $55.3 M 9,027
SRS UltraShort Real Estate -62.27% $32.9 M 279,395
URA Uranium ETF -61.63% $199.5 M 167,360
GDX Market Vectors TR Gold Miners -61.36% $5,748.8 M 48,193,180
JUNR Junior Miners ETF -61.08% $3.7 M 2,851
SDP UltraShort Utilities -60.86% $5.9 M 5,300
SIL Silver Miners ETF -60.84% $170.9 M 234,161
SLVP MSCI Global Silver Miners ETF -60.40% $13.4 M 19,358
OIL S&P GSCI Crude Oil Tot Ret Idx ETN -60.36% $971.6 M 5,120,410
BRF Market Vectors Brazil Small-Cap ETF -59.96% $79.4 M 57,779
DXD UltraShort Dow30 -59.79% $184.0 M 1,044,605
REW UltraShort Technology -59.51% $8.2 M 2,181
PSAU Global Gold and Precious Metals Portfolio -59.29% $31.0 M 85,745
DAG DB Agriculture Double Long ETN -59.08% $10.0 M 11,389
SBND 3x Short 25+ Year Treasury Bond ETN -58.65% $36.7 M 57,408
EWV UltraShort MSCI Japan -58.50% $7.5 M 5,819
DYY DB Commodity Double Long ETN -58.34% $1.9 M 2,116
CANE Sugar Fund -58.23% $2.4 M 3,377
EWZS iShares MSCI Brazil Small-Cap ETF -57.53% $25.6 M 34,994
RSXJ Market Vectors Russia Small-Cap ETF -57.36% $58.1 M 24,337
BRXX Brazil Infrastructure Index Fund -57.23% $12.2 M 11,482
UGL Ultra Gold -56.20% $97.4 M 51,489
USO United States Oil Fund -56.15% $994.2 M 33,773,320
YCL Ultra Yen -55.87% $5.7 M 19,652