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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
FGHY Barclays ETN+ FI Enhanced Global High Yield ETN N/A N/A N/A
VXUP Spot CBOE VIX Up Class Shares N/A N/A N/A
VXDN Spot CBOE VIX Down Class Shares N/A N/A N/A
PTLC Pacer Trendpilot 750 ETF N/A N/A N/A
PTMC Pacer Trendpilot 450 ETF N/A N/A N/A
PTNQ Pacer Trendpilot 100 ETF N/A N/A N/A
BITE The Restaurant ETF N/A N/A N/A
ITEQ BlueStar TA-BIGITech Israel Technology N/A N/A N/A
ELKU Elkhorn FTSE RAFI U.S. Equity Income ETF N/A N/A N/A
PTEU Pacer Trendpilot European Index ETF N/A N/A N/A
PAEU Pacer Autopilot Hedged European N/A N/A N/A
DDBI Legg Mason Developed Ex-US Diversified Core ETF N/A N/A N/A
EDBI Legg Mason Emerging Markets Diversified Core ETF N/A N/A N/A
UDBI Legg Mason US Diversified Core ETF N/A N/A N/A
LVHD The Legg Mason Low Volatility High Dividend ETF N/A N/A N/A
TVIX VelocityShares Daily 2X VIX Short-Term ETN -99.97% $378,009.30 34,568,402
GASL Daily Natural Gas Related Bull 3x Shares -99.91% $33,327.90 2,131,557
CVOL C-Tracks ETN Citi Volatility Index Total Return -99.85% $4,549.90 155,213
NUGT Daily Gold Miners Bull 3x Shares -99.72% $857,935.80 8,863,952
TVIZ VelocityShares Daily 2X VIX Short-Term ETN -97.09% $1,929.90 2,510
LBJ Daily Latin America 3x Bull Shares -96.82% $7,766.60 15,062
UCO Ultra DJ-UBS Crude Oil -96.55% $690,376.60 10,565,411
BIS UltraShort Nasdaq Biotechnology -95.26% $124,568.60 551,251
VIXY VIX Short-Term Futures ETF -94.49% $89,876.60 3,434,222
VIIX VelocityShares Short-Term VIX Futures ETN -94.45% $11,850.50 373,490
VXX S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures ETN -94.36% $650,251.20 75,642,555
UBR Ultra MSCI Brazil -93.93% $4,050.90 3,936
SQQQ UltraPro Short QQQ -93.74% $342,941.10 8,297,678
SOXS Daily Semiconductor Bear 3x Shares -93.56% $26,852.80 103,424
GAZ DJ-UBS Natural Gas Subindex Total Return ETN -93.25% $5,251.80 62,552
DRV Daily Real Estate Bear 3x Shares -93.16% $12,798.60 56,998
FAZ Daily Financial Bear 3X Shares -91.38% $302,432.80 1,357,916
TMV Daily 20 Year Plus Treasury Bear 3x Shares -90.99% $384,080.20 702,762
TZA Daily Small Cap Bear 3X Shares -90.57% $396,556.00 4,043,133
TECS Daily Technology Bear 3x Shares -90.15% $18,093.60 66,217
SRTY UltraPro Short Russell2000 -89.96% $70,614.00 1,152,457
URA Uranium ETF -89.44% $114,209.30 100,442
SPXS Daily S&P 500 Bear 3x Shares -89.08% $285,355.70 6,627,722
SMDD UltraPro Short MidCap400 -88.78% $6,830.00 15,911
AGQ Ultra Silver -88.49% $240,764.30 188,748
SPXU UltraPro Short S&P500 -88.46% $499,098.00 7,054,235
MIDZ Daily Mid Cap Bear 3x Shares -88.45% $19,411.60 25,413
SBND 3x Short 25+ Year Treasury Bond ETN -86.93% $29,814.70 30,355
RXD UltraShort Health Care -86.51% $3,501.10 2,615
PLTM ISE Global Platinum Index Fund -85.84% $4,752.00 22,215
REMX Market Vectors Rare Earth/Strategic Metals ETF -85.67% $24,764.50 11,865
SDOW UltraPro Short Dow30 -85.48% $130,357.30 1,956,129
EDC Daily Emerging Markets Bull 3X Shares -85.21% $149,709.90 1,439,176
KOL Market Vectors Coal ETF -85.17% $36,711.50 44,560
GLDX Gold Explorers ETF -84.97% $28,037.90 97,621
SCC UltraShort Consumer Services -84.19% $5,446.60 1,689
UNG United States Natural Gas Fund LP -83.92% $439,341.10 7,343,268
GDXJ Market Vectors Junior Gold Miners ETF -83.68% $1,418,659.50 7,295,962
UCD Ultra DJ-UBS Commodity -82.12% $5,313.30 647
QID UltraShort QQQ -81.89% $339,728.90 4,361,586
FCG ISE-Revere Natural Gas Index Fund -80.67% $146,600.00 2,681,489
DAG DB Agriculture Double Long ETN -80.63% $7,471.00 25,554
OIL S&P GSCI Crude Oil Tot Ret Idx ETN -80.41% $639,170.10 4,879,627
BDD DB Base Metals Dble Long ETN -80.25% $2,510.90 4,334
YANG Daily China Bear 3x Shares -80.02% $79,764.70 203,033
YINN Daily China Bull 3x Shares -79.90% $113,033.00 1,274,078
COPX Copper Miners ETF -79.65% $17,730.00 43,929
JJE DJ-UBS Energy Total Return Sub-Index ETN -79.62% $866.80 1,664
SDD UltraShort SmallCap600 -78.54% $5,290.80 1,115
SDP UltraShort Utilities -78.48% $3,602.60 1,354
SZK UltraShort Consumer Goods -78.06% $2,654.90 5,091
VIIZ VelocityShares Daily Long VIX Medium-Term ETN -77.22% $693.20 1,045
SSG UltraShort Semiconductors -76.96% $3,763.10 1,615
VIXM VIX Mid-Term Futures ETF -76.88% $25,065.70 23,933
XME SPDR S&P Metals & Mining ETF -76.86% $262,853.00 2,311,278
JJN DJ-UBS Nickel Total Return Sub-Index ETN -76.71% $5,348.90 4,413
VXZ S&P 500 VIX Mid-Term Futures ETN -76.65% $53,521.60 421,659
TBT UltraShort Barclays 20+ Year Treasury -76.57% $2,127,677.40 1,612,144
ERX Daily Energy Bull 3X Shares -76.32% $480,568.00 4,529,252
USO United States Oil Fund -76.14% $3,376,890.00 42,507,844
GRN Global Carbon ETN -75.79% $1,431.20 5,636
SKF UltraShort Financials -75.19% $61,024.20 43,490
SIJ UltraShort Industrials -75.11% $6,001.00 3,284
BRF Market Vectors Brazil Small-Cap ETF -74.90% $63,055.50 56,895
SRS UltraShort Real Estate -74.86% $38,516.70 98,838
TLL UltraShort Telecommunications -74.43% $139.80 251
DYY DB Commodity Double Long ETN -74.16% $895.90 1,970
DBO DB Oil Fund -74.08% $407,584.00 1,154,924
UNL United States 12 Month Natural Gas Fund -73.82% $12,362.00 35,554
CU ISE Global Copper Index Fund -73.80% $11,040.00 13,617
REW UltraShort Technology -73.76% $6,694.40 3,712
SDS UltraShort S&P500 -73.44% $1,502,667.60 14,088,175
TWM UltraShort Russell2000 -73.38% $201,924.90 1,614,905
DTYS US Treasury 10-Year Bear ETN -73.15% $56,091.10 33,417
EWZS iShares MSCI Brazil Small-Cap ETF -72.94% $19,939.50 39,376
MZZ UltraShort MidCap400 -72.72% $9,306.30 8,578
DPK Daily Developed Markets Bear 3x Shares -72.72% $12,418.10 12,354
INDL Daily India Bull 2x Shares -72.54% $66,751.30 149,554
JO Dow Jones-UBS Coffee ETN -71.81% $120,964.10 129,671
SLX Market Vectors Steel Index ETF Fund -71.51% $46,537.50 38,078
KWT Market Vectors Solar Energy ETF -71.22% $15,099.00 2,081
SIL Silver Miners ETF -71.11% $137,765.00 78,561
DXD UltraShort Dow30 -69.70% $242,918.50 1,564,786
RJN Rogers Intl Commodity Enrgy ETN -69.68% $10,474.20 76,417
DLBS US Treasury Long Bond Bear ETN -69.41% $22,128.50 6,427

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