100 Lowest 5 Year ETF Returns

The following table lists the bottom 100 exchange-traded funds in terms of 5 year returns. These are the 100 ETFs that have had the lowest percentage gain over the last 5 years. You may also wish to see the 100 ETFs with the highest 5-year returns.

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Symbol
Name
5-Year Return
AUM
Avg Volume
VXX S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures ETN -99.29% $1,034.9 M 33,548,297
DRV Daily Real Estate Bear 3x Shares -98.89% $12.1 M 44,354
TZA Daily Small Cap Bear 3X Shares -98.52% $820.7 M 18,270,246
MIDZ Daily Mid Cap Bear 3x Shares -97.81% $9.5 M 22,162
ERY Daily Energy Bear 3X Shares -97.58% $41.2 M 403,629
FAZ Daily Financial Bear 3X Shares -96.96% $359.9 M 3,174,686
TECS Daily Technology Bear 3x Shares -96.59% $14.9 M 57,468
SPXS Daily S&P 500 Bear 3x Shares -96.33% $242.1 M 1,682,222
SPXU UltraPro Short S&P500 -95.98% $498.3 M 3,023,229
EDZ Daily Emerging Markets Bear 3X Shares -94.52% $109.2 M 1,080,811
ZSL UltraShort Silver -93.88% $55.0 M 62,366
SKK UltraShort Russell2000 Growth -93.24% $5.4 M 1,717
DPK Daily Developed Markets Bear 3x Shares -93.20% $5.4 M 3,275
SRS UltraShort Real Estate -92.33% $43.5 M 58,449
SDD UltraShort SmallCap600 -92.29% $7.6 M 1,441
SCC UltraShort Consumer Services -92.13% $7.1 M 5,163
TWM UltraShort Russell2000 -92.00% $274.7 M 1,898,651
QID UltraShort QQQ -91.85% $366.1 M 2,616,331
SJL UltraShort Russell MidCap Value -91.30% $0.5 M 314
SIJ UltraShort Industrials -91.18% $6.4 M 3,507
SDK UltraShort Russell MidCap Growth -90.89% $0.7 M 888
MZZ UltraShort MidCap400 -90.86% $13.4 M 6,903
SJH UltraShort Russell2000 Value -90.69% $1.7 M 197
SSG UltraShort Semiconductors -90.43% $3.9 M 7,551
SMN UltraShort Basic Materials -90.14% $13.4 M 9,778
RXD UltraShort Health Care -89.64% $1.7 M 3,350
SMK UltraShort MSCI Mexico -89.37% $0.9 M 842
TLL UltraShort Telecommunications -89.36% $0.9 M 994
DUG UltraShort Oil & Gas -88.64% $39.0 M 72,757
REW UltraShort Technology -88.24% $4.0 M 3,505
SFK UltraShort Russell1000 Growth -88.06% $2.5 M 2,674
TWQ UltraShort Russell3000 -87.91% $0.6 M 2,232
EPV UltraShort MSCI Europe ETF -87.89% $39.5 M 20,771
SKF UltraShort Financials -87.49% $70.2 M 83,318
SDS UltraShort S&P500 -86.79% $1,543.0 M 6,667,405
SJF UltraShort Russell1000 Value -86.55% $0.6 M 308
VXZ S&P 500 VIX Mid-Term Futures ETN -86.27% $59.8 M 1,159,482
SZK UltraShort Consumer Goods -86.23% $3.4 M 4,349
TMV Daily 20 Year Plus Treasury Bear 3x Shares -85.67% $575.5 M 471,392
JPX UltraShort MSCI Pacific ex-Japan -85.60% $1.9 M 1,580
DXD UltraShort Dow30 -84.05% $221.6 M 630,632
SDP UltraShort Utilities -82.43% $4.9 M 13,662
EEV UltraShort MSCI Emerging Markets -81.40% $35.6 M 59,180
GAZ DJ-UBS Natural Gas Subindex Total Return ETN -81.25% $24.4 M 52,514
EFU UltraShort MSCI EAFE -79.89% $4.4 M 7,817
FXP Ultrashort FTSE/Xinhua China -78.81% $77.6 M 49,514
BZQ UltraShort MSCI Brazil -75.52% $13.0 M 16,240
UNG United States Natural Gas Fund LP -74.06% $722.0 M 5,917,147
GRN Global Carbon ETN -70.72% $2.1 M 2,746
TBT UltraShort Barclays 20+ Year Treasury -70.03% $4,199.3 M 3,662,497
PSQ Short QQQ -69.84% $207.8 M 570,960
SBB Short SmallCap600 -69.30% $9.3 M 2,123
EWV UltraShort MSCI Japan -69.04% $14.0 M 5,811
RWM Short Russell2000 -68.41% $835.6 M 1,520,532
GLL UltraShort Gold -68.22% $78.1 M 30,215
MYY Short MidCap400 -67.35% $133.8 M 109,680
DZZ DB Gold Double Short ETN -66.68% $60.5 M 168,655
SCO UltraShort DJ-UBS Crude Oil -66.53% $220.7 M 957,026
TYO Daily 7-10 Year Treasury Bear 3x Shares -65.50% $54.9 M 16,269
DDG Short Oil & Gas -63.05% $1.6 M 2,886
SH Short S&P500 -61.99% $1,583.7 M 2,981,065
SEF Short Financials -60.85% $21.3 M 22,206
DTO DB Crude Oil Dble Short ETN -58.90% $90.9 M 112,612
DOG Short Dow30 -58.69% $279.0 M 271,537
BOM DB Base Metals Dble Shrt ETN -52.62% $2.5 M 3,058
DEE DB Commodity Double Short ETN -51.21% $1.7 M 628
EUM Short MSCI Emerging Markets -50.90% $179.0 M 197,517
PST UltraShort Barclays 7-10 Year Treasury -50.84% $302.8 M 88,946
EFZ Short MSCI EAFE -50.67% $216.7 M 141,460
KWT Market Vectors Solar Energy ETF -50.09% $25.1 M 4,358
TBF Short 20+ Year Treasury -43.18% $1,496.6 M 832,369
AGA DB Agriculture Double Short ETN -40.77% $2.3 M 4,750
TAN Solar ETF -40.45% $429.1 M 288,003
AGQ Ultra Silver -38.44% $426.0 M 241,295
CMD UltraShort DJ-UBS Commodity -37.46% $3.7 M 16,300
DGZ DB Gold Short ETN -37.29% $18.0 M 51,757
LSC S&P CTI ETN -35.51% $5.2 M 3,595
SGG Dow Jones-UBS Sugar Subindex Total Return ETN -34.94% $36.3 M 15,502
ICLN S&P Global Clean Energy Index Fund -34.39% $71.6 M 31,008
GDX Market Vectors TR Gold Miners -31.33% $8,327.6 M 29,591,572
YCL Ultra Yen -29.83% $1.9 M 3,307
UCO Ultra DJ-UBS Crude Oil -29.30% $169.5 M 564,475
DAG DB Agriculture Double Long ETN -29.21% $14.0 M 26,998
SZO DB Crude Oil Short ETN -28.86% $6.8 M 2,157
PSAU Global Gold and Precious Metals Portfolio -27.54% $26.8 M 8,675
JJE DJ-UBS Energy Total Return Sub-Index ETN -26.80% $6.0 M 3,038
DDP DB Commodity Short ETN -26.71% $2.3 M 825
BOS DB Base Metals Short ETN -24.85% $1.7 M 1,546
KOL Market Vectors Coal ETF -23.38% $191.0 M 124,942
PBW WilderHill Clean Energy Portfolio -21.20% $189.5 M 224,575
ULE Ultra Euro -20.81% $2.4 M 2,050
JJU Dow Jones-UBS Aluminum Total Return Sub-Index ETN -20.66% $4.0 M 5,097
URR Market Vectors-Double Long Euro ETN -20.65% $0.8 M 773
BDD DB Base Metals Dble Long ETN -17.51% $4.3 M 4,794