100 Lowest Non-Leveraged Monthly ETF Returns

The following table lists the bottom 100 exchange-traded funds in terms of monthly returns. These are the 100 ETFs that have had the lowest percentage return over the last month, excluding leveraged and inverse products. You may also wish to see the 100 ETFs with the highest monthly returns.

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Symbol
Name
Monthly Return
AUM
Avg Volume
COLX Market Vectors Colombia ETF -23.60% $2.5 M 2,630
BARL S&P 500 Crude Oil Linked ETN -23.24% $7.7 M 1,006
GAZ DJ-UBS Natural Gas Subindex Total Return ETN -17.12% $12.0 M 58,648
EMHD EM Dividend High Income ETF -16.10% $2.6 M 1,407
EMDG EGShares Emerging Markets Dividend Growth ETF -13.33% $0.9 M 738
GREK FTSE Greece 20 ETF -12.16% $234.1 M 939,608
VNM Market Vectors Vietnam ETF -11.83% $416.2 M 419,824
NINI Pure Beta Nickel ETN -11.59% $1.1 M 662
GRWN Pure Beta Softs ETN -11.02% $0.7 M 600
TDV db-X 2040 Target Date Fund -10.46% $42.3 M 3,378
SGAR Pure Beta Sugar ETN -10.43% $0.7 M 829
JJE DJ-UBS Energy Total Return Sub-Index ETN -9.92% $1.8 M 1,474
PLTM ISE Global Platinum Index Fund -9.69% $9.7 M 9,040
PALL Physical Palladium Shares -9.51% $335.5 M 36,521
CANE Sugar Fund -9.18% $2.4 M 3,316
NIB Dow Jones-UBS Cocoa Total Return Sub-Index ETN -9.05% $15.7 M 8,002
OIL S&P GSCI Crude Oil Tot Ret Idx ETN -8.85% $994.2 M 5,145,401
JUNR Junior Miners ETF -8.79% $3.6 M 2,800
ONG Pure Beta Energy ETN -8.55% $1.7 M 256
YMLP Yorkville High Income MLP ETF -8.34% $233.3 M 150,025
JJN DJ-UBS Nickel Total Return Sub-Index ETN -8.08% $6.0 M 2,963
SGG Dow Jones-UBS Sugar Subindex Total Return ETN -7.98% $34.6 M 23,717
USO United States Oil Fund -7.52% $1,014.4 M 33,886,809
JJT Dow Jones-UBS Tin Total Return Sub-Index ETN -7.44% $2.2 M 804
SLX Market Vectors Steel Index ETF Fund -7.13% $68.0 M 16,892
UHN United States Diesel Heating Oil Fund -7.08% $5.3 M 3,311
TAGS Agricultural Fund -7.05% $1.5 M 1,560
EGPT Egypt Index ETF -7.03% $53.8 M 9,348
CHOC Pure Beta Cocoa ETN -6.93% $5.8 M 1,545
BNO United States Brent Oil Fund -6.92% $105.4 M 254,640
RJN Rogers Intl Commodity Enrgy ETN -6.91% $28.7 M 99,144
UNG United States Natural Gas Fund LP -6.76% $616.1 M 11,201,328
XME SPDR S&P Metals & Mining ETF -6.70% $378.7 M 2,022,798
ASDR VelocityShares Emerging Asia DR ETF -6.59% $9.0 M 225
FUE MLCX Biofuels Index TR ETN -6.55% $1.0 M 789
RGRE Rogers Enhanced Energy ETN -6.26% n/a 400
VXX S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures ETN -6.25% $1,281.2 M 46,409,637
VIIX VIX Short-Term ETN -6.22% $8.1 M 66,233
URA Uranium ETF -6.21% $197.2 M 161,529
UBN E-TRACS UBS Bloomberg CMCI Energy ETN -6.11% $4.2 M 9,998
CHEP U.S. Market Neutral Value Fund -6.00% $2.6 M 7,383
VIXY VIX Short-Term Futures ETF -5.97% $149.4 M 1,302,397
CSCR Credit Suisse Commodity Rotation ETN -5.95% $1.8 M 1,500
DBE DB Energy Fund -5.94% $136.3 M 114,614
BZF Dreyfus Brazilian Real Fund -5.76% $17.4 M 21,916
PSAU Global Gold and Precious Metals Portfolio -5.74% $30.0 M 84,046
USL United States 12 Month Oil -5.70% $71.9 M 103,014
KOL Market Vectors Coal ETF -5.48% $102.9 M 79,535
FEMB Emerging Markets Local Currency Bond ETF -5.44% $4.5 M 244
RING iShares MSCI Global Gold Miners ETF -5.35% $55.3 M 77,487
PICK iShares MSCI Global Metals & Mining Producers ETF -5.23% $172.1 M 58,297
MLPJ Junior MLP ETF -5.20% $10.3 M 5,689
LIT Lithium ETF -5.19% $43.7 M 12,465
GLDX Gold Explorers ETF -5.17% $28.5 M 23,562
LEDD Pure Beta Lead ETN -5.16% $2.4 M 2,900
DBO DB Oil Fund -5.15% $604.4 M 962,833
DCNG Seasonal Natural Gas ETN -5.05% $0.9 M 631
XES SPDR S&P Oil & Gas Equip & Service -5.03% $222.3 M 309,757
SLVP MSCI Global Silver Miners ETF -5.02% $12.9 M 18,711
SOIL Fertilizers/Potash ETF -5.01% $14.5 M 6,921
UGA United States Gasoline Fund LP -5.00% $90.7 M 99,022
QEM MSCI Emerging Markets Quality ETF -4.99% $10.7 M 1,704
RTM S&P Equal Weight Materials ETF -4.97% $81.3 M 14,838
USMI United States Metals Index Fund -4.96% $0.9 M 3,433
UNL United States 12 Month Natural Gas Fund -4.95% $17.0 M 28,127
GULF Middle East Dividend ETF -4.90% $34.1 M 19,517
GNAT Global Natural Resources Fund -4.86% $18.0 M 11,617
OLO DB Crude Oil Long ETN -4.85% $10.7 M 34,900