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
DRV Daily Real Estate Bear 3x Shares -98.61% $9.2 M 60,552
VXX S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures ETN -98.43% $844.1 M 43,117,551
TZA Daily Small Cap Bear 3X Shares -97.95% $507.3 M 16,362,964
MIDZ Daily Mid Cap Bear 3x Shares -96.81% $8.4 M 33,149
FAZ Daily Financial Bear 3X Shares -96.59% $253.8 M 3,190,273
YANG Daily China Bear 3x Shares -95.93% $10.7 M 89,921
TECS Daily Technology Bear 3x Shares -95.56% $11.3 M 74,257
SPXS Daily S&P 500 Bear 3x Shares -95.40% $157.4 M 2,711,456
SPXU UltraPro Short S&P500 -95.02% $372.1 M 4,512,076
ERY Daily Energy Bear 3X Shares -93.61% $65.6 M 3,645,968
TMV Daily 20 Year Plus Treasury Bear 3x Shares -91.85% $334.4 M 679,106
SCC UltraShort Consumer Services -91.55% $5.9 M 13,981
SRS UltraShort Real Estate -90.96% $27.4 M 89,367
SSG UltraShort Semiconductors -90.79% $6.0 M 5,236
SDD UltraShort SmallCap600 -90.63% $4.9 M 880
ZSL UltraShort Silver -90.58% $40.5 M 59,959
QID UltraShort QQQ -90.52% $308.6 M 2,895,692
TWM UltraShort Russell2000 -90.18% $169.4 M 1,551,903
RXD UltraShort Health Care -89.58% $3.4 M 8,808
DPK Daily Developed Markets Bear 3x Shares -89.25% $11.5 M 10,943
SIJ UltraShort Industrials -89.05% $4.7 M 2,012
MZZ UltraShort MidCap400 -88.34% $8.4 M 19,643
EDZ Daily Emerging Markets Bear 3X Shares -88.19% $68.6 M 1,151,635
GAZ DJ-UBS Natural Gas Subindex Total Return ETN -87.57% $18.0 M 86,752
SKF UltraShort Financials -86.62% $60.7 M 42,796
REW UltraShort Technology -85.92% $5.7 M 2,544
SDS UltraShort S&P500 -84.79% $1,075.4 M 8,069,727
SZK UltraShort Consumer Goods -84.25% $1.6 M 883
EPV UltraShort MSCI Europe ETF -83.76% $37.5 M 25,205
UCO Ultra DJ-UBS Crude Oil -83.47% $603.0 M 7,089,594
SDP UltraShort Utilities -83.28% $5.0 M 5,336
LBJ Daily Latin America 3x Bull Shares -83.09% $20.1 M 38,630
SMN UltraShort Basic Materials -82.85% $14.5 M 23,084
DXD UltraShort Dow30 -82.11% $181.3 M 1,013,497
UNG United States Natural Gas Fund LP -81.92% $662.8 M 12,886,873
VXZ S&P 500 VIX Mid-Term Futures ETN -81.89% $47.3 M 900,922
TLL UltraShort Telecommunications -81.49% $0.1 M 136
FXP Ultrashort FTSE/Xinhua China -80.25% $47.6 M 56,283
SMK UltraShort MSCI Mexico -79.02% $1.2 M 570
TBT UltraShort Barclays 20+ Year Treasury -78.68% $2,746.9 M 2,830,776
DUG UltraShort Oil & Gas -78.42% $50.6 M 363,927
JPX UltraShort MSCI Pacific ex-Japan -75.54% $1.2 M 1,382
UNL United States 12 Month Natural Gas Fund -74.80% $16.8 M 21,324
EFU UltraShort MSCI EAFE -72.92% $5.9 M 7,040
TYO Daily 7-10 Year Treasury Bear 3x Shares -71.22% $47.2 M 14,260
EEV UltraShort MSCI Emerging Markets -69.06% $41.6 M 95,567
PSQ Short QQQ -67.46% $215.7 M 523,166
GRN Global Carbon ETN -66.44% $2.3 M 4,200
SBB Short SmallCap600 -66.22% $16.9 M 5,113
GDXJ Market Vectors Junior Gold Miners ETF -66.09% $2,080.7 M 20,579,582
RWM Short Russell2000 -65.08% $375.9 M 1,713,186
EWV UltraShort MSCI Japan -65.02% $12.4 M 7,911
JJE DJ-UBS Energy Total Return Sub-Index ETN -63.49% $1.8 M 3,661
MYY Short MidCap400 -63.38% $28.0 M 152,517
KWT Market Vectors Solar Energy ETF -63.26% $19.5 M 2,437
SEF Short Financials -59.89% $36.6 M 30,400
BDD DB Base Metals Dble Long ETN -59.53% $2.8 M 2,241
GLL UltraShort Gold -59.41% $70.3 M 38,473
SH Short S&P500 -59.22% $1,331.2 M 3,431,748
OIL S&P GSCI Crude Oil Tot Ret Idx ETN -57.54% $477.0 M 1,962,819
KOL Market Vectors Coal ETF -57.51% $106.1 M 140,906
TAN Solar ETF -57.49% $271.4 M 188,314
DZZ DB Gold Double Short ETN -56.34% $53.1 M 306,697
DOG Short Dow30 -56.18% $224.3 M 530,889
AGQ Ultra Silver -55.22% $365.0 M 273,222
PST UltraShort Barclays 7-10 Year Treasury -54.67% $246.1 M 142,970
UCD Ultra DJ-UBS Commodity -53.87% $2.5 M 2,046
USO United States Oil Fund -53.22% $980.9 M 19,487,709
DYY DB Commodity Double Long ETN -52.38% $1.9 M 2,215
TBF Short 20+ Year Treasury -52.20% $906.6 M 782,310
SGG Dow Jones-UBS Sugar Subindex Total Return ETN -51.85% $37.7 M 18,505
DAG DB Agriculture Double Long ETN -49.90% $11.8 M 14,167
DBO DB Oil Fund -49.35% $300.3 M 561,548
GDX Market Vectors TR Gold Miners -48.55% $6,766.6 M 64,374,672
BRF Market Vectors Brazil Small-Cap ETF -47.96% $97.5 M 60,965
YCL Ultra Yen -47.87% $2.2 M 5,898
DDG Short Oil & Gas -47.82% $3.3 M 10,451
OLO DB Crude Oil Long ETN -47.17% $6.5 M 15,513
PSAU Global Gold and Precious Metals Portfolio -46.09% $23.0 M 21,462
EDC Daily Emerging Markets Bull 3X Shares -46.09% $297.4 M 1,800,298
PBW WilderHill Clean Energy Portfolio -45.47% $127.2 M 149,983
ICLN S&P Global Clean Energy Index Fund -43.78% $61.8 M 47,119
JJU Dow Jones-UBS Aluminum Total Return Sub-Index ETN -43.78% $4.4 M 5,171
RSX Market Vectors Russia ETF -42.92% $1,524.6 M 16,590,656
EFZ Short MSCI EAFE -42.76% $233.5 M 183,129
URR Market Vectors-Double Long Euro ETN -42.41% $0.6 M 1,309
ULE Ultra Euro -41.66% $3.5 M 10,341
RJN Rogers Intl Commodity Enrgy ETN -41.62% $21.4 M 123,278
XME SPDR S&P Metals & Mining ETF -41.02% $348.0 M 1,978,313
UBN E-TRACS UBS Bloomberg CMCI Energy ETN -40.71% $4.0 M 3,715
FCG ISE-Revere Natural Gas Index Fund -40.26% $238.0 M 1,210,946
SLX Market Vectors Steel Index ETF Fund -39.01% $70.6 M 23,690