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 -98.78% $1,233.0 M 50,378,625
DRV Daily Real Estate Bear 3x Shares -98.35% $10.2 M 63,139
TZA Daily Small Cap Bear 3X Shares -97.80% $591.0 M 19,783,922
MIDZ Daily Mid Cap Bear 3x Shares -96.63% $9.3 M 37,903
FAZ Daily Financial Bear 3X Shares -95.81% $276.4 M 4,283,305
TECS Daily Technology Bear 3x Shares -95.11% $16.2 M 88,585
SPXS Daily S&P 500 Bear 3x Shares -95.04% $219.3 M 2,975,111
SPXU UltraPro Short S&P500 -94.60% $489.1 M 4,493,695
ERY Daily Energy Bear 3X Shares -94.41% $51.6 M 1,416,556
SKK UltraShort Russell2000 Growth -90.97% $3.8 M 2,009
SCC UltraShort Consumer Services -90.34% $9.0 M 8,336
SDD UltraShort SmallCap600 -90.30% $5.8 M 2,091
SRS UltraShort Real Estate -90.09% $41.9 M 85,053
QID UltraShort QQQ -89.94% $355.7 M 3,505,256
RXD UltraShort Health Care -89.68% $3.5 M 3,505
TWM UltraShort Russell2000 -89.63% $231.8 M 2,158,742
SSG UltraShort Semiconductors -89.25% $4.9 M 20,789
SIJ UltraShort Industrials -89.05% $8.0 M 3,756
DPK Daily Developed Markets Bear 3x Shares -88.85% $12.2 M 8,379
ZSL UltraShort Silver -88.77% $52.4 M 51,732
SJL UltraShort Russell MidCap Value -88.49% $0.5 M 837
SDK UltraShort Russell MidCap Growth -88.19% $0.8 M 2,283
SJH UltraShort Russell2000 Value -88.15% $1.9 M 1,193
EDZ Daily Emerging Markets Bear 3X Shares -88.06% $99.2 M 1,490,132
MZZ UltraShort MidCap400 -87.88% $9.8 M 13,321
TMV Daily 20 Year Plus Treasury Bear 3x Shares -87.09% $521.5 M 707,689
GAZ DJ-UBS Natural Gas Subindex Total Return ETN -85.88% $21.6 M 43,302
SFK UltraShort Russell1000 Growth -85.39% $1.5 M 979
TWQ UltraShort Russell3000 -85.00% $0.6 M 2,312
REW UltraShort Technology -84.92% $4.3 M 8,581
SMN UltraShort Basic Materials -84.88% $14.7 M 24,358
SKF UltraShort Financials -84.68% $71.0 M 122,382
SZK UltraShort Consumer Goods -83.96% $3.4 M 4,483
SDS UltraShort S&P500 -83.92% $1,334.8 M 10,052,376
SJF UltraShort Russell1000 Value -83.89% $0.7 M 570
VXZ S&P 500 VIX Mid-Term Futures ETN -83.10% $90.4 M 1,397,871
SMK UltraShort MSCI Mexico -83.04% $1.0 M 756
TLL UltraShort Telecommunications -82.39% $0.2 M 845
EPV UltraShort MSCI Europe ETF -82.15% $42.6 M 38,755
DXD UltraShort Dow30 -81.09% $204.9 M 1,203,911
DUG UltraShort Oil & Gas -80.52% $56.0 M 172,635
SDP UltraShort Utilities -80.39% $5.0 M 12,223
UNG United States Natural Gas Fund LP -78.57% $682.9 M 6,622,594
JPX UltraShort MSCI Pacific ex-Japan -77.14% $2.2 M 722
EFU UltraShort MSCI EAFE -72.01% $8.4 M 13,232
TBT UltraShort Barclays 20+ Year Treasury -71.92% $3,866.6 M 3,985,082
GRN Global Carbon ETN -71.15% $2.0 M 2,877
EEV UltraShort MSCI Emerging Markets -68.64% $45.1 M 94,794
FXP Ultrashort FTSE/Xinhua China -67.73% $77.7 M 73,323
TYO Daily 7-10 Year Treasury Bear 3x Shares -67.58% $52.3 M 14,827
EWV UltraShort MSCI Japan -67.46% $10.4 M 7,702
PSQ Short QQQ -66.45% $447.7 M 1,436,499
SBB Short SmallCap600 -65.52% $9.7 M 4,142
RWM Short Russell2000 -64.07% $609.5 M 2,538,997
AGQ Ultra Silver -63.69% $370.9 M 226,873
KWT Market Vectors Solar Energy ETF -63.36% $21.3 M 2,235
MYY Short MidCap400 -62.48% $31.2 M 307,323
GLL UltraShort Gold -58.78% $77.5 M 30,341
SH Short S&P500 -58.01% $1,781.9 M 5,025,197
UCO Ultra DJ-UBS Crude Oil -57.51% $343.7 M 1,102,420
DZZ DB Gold Double Short ETN -56.91% $63.3 M 206,515
SEF Short Financials -56.75% $20.1 M 28,979
TAN Solar ETF -55.82% $346.3 M 234,033
DOG Short Dow30 -54.95% $276.2 M 602,535
GDX Market Vectors TR Gold Miners -54.75% $6,604.6 M 33,666,324
PST UltraShort Barclays 7-10 Year Treasury -52.23% $300.7 M 109,626
EDC Daily Emerging Markets Bull 3X Shares -51.67% $259.2 M 1,675,570
DDG Short Oil & Gas -51.38% $3.1 M 11,478
PSAU Global Gold and Precious Metals Portfolio -51.08% $21.1 M 9,711
ICLN S&P Global Clean Energy Index Fund -47.92% $63.9 M 32,885
KOL Market Vectors Coal ETF -47.58% $149.2 M 156,521
JJE DJ-UBS Energy Total Return Sub-Index ETN -45.47% $4.5 M 4,492
TBF Short 20+ Year Treasury -45.01% $1,433.7 M 941,970
SCO UltraShort DJ-UBS Crude Oil -41.81% $134.5 M 1,348,235
EFZ Short MSCI EAFE -41.66% $304.6 M 195,142
DAG DB Agriculture Double Long ETN -41.30% $12.1 M 20,600
BDD DB Base Metals Dble Long ETN -41.29% $3.8 M 3,482
UCD Ultra DJ-UBS Commodity -40.90% $3.3 M 15,438
PBW WilderHill Clean Energy Portfolio -40.76% $159.3 M 181,141
BRF Market Vectors Brazil Small-Cap ETF -38.05% $115.4 M 56,932
EUM Short MSCI Emerging Markets -36.51% $212.7 M 345,992
YCL Ultra Yen -35.25% $1.8 M 3,784
SGG Dow Jones-UBS Sugar Subindex Total Return ETN -34.80% $37.3 M 21,771
URR Market Vectors-Double Long Euro ETN -34.70% $0.7 M 552
ULE Ultra Euro -34.28% $2.2 M 4,621
EWZ iShares MSCI Brazil Capped ETF -33.86% $5,116.0 M 28,043,160
BZQ UltraShort MSCI Brazil -33.85% $26.8 M 32,506
BOM DB Base Metals Dble Shrt ETN -31.41% $2.7 M 1,833
LSC S&P CTI ETN -31.15% $5.3 M 3,412
JJN DJ-UBS Nickel Total Return Sub-Index ETN -30.55% $8.9 M 5,703
JJU Dow Jones-UBS Aluminum Total Return Sub-Index ETN -29.76% $4.2 M 5,425
DGZ DB Gold Short ETN -28.92% $36.9 M 102,145
DTO DB Crude Oil Dble Short ETN -28.48% $56.6 M 114,071
DYY DB Commodity Double Long ETN -28.33% $3.5 M 2,348
LD Dow Jones-UBS Lead Total Return Sub-Index -27.75% $0.8 M 1,463
FAN ISE Global Wind Energy Index Fund -26.69% $48.1 M 156,520
VNM Market Vectors Vietnam ETF -26.28% $553.8 M 323,361