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
CVOL C-Tracks ETN Citi Volatility Index Total Return -17.69% $4.8 M 118,068
BARL S&P 500 Crude Oil Linked ETN -15.64% $13.5 M 4,749
GDXJ Market Vectors Junior Gold Miners ETF -15.48% $2,104.2 M 8,739,873
GLDX Gold Explorers ETF -13.46% $31.5 M 36,241
FCG ISE-Revere Natural Gas Index Fund -12.43% $323.3 M 561,691
SILJ PureFunds ISE Junior Silver ETF -11.80% $6.3 M 12,939
DXJC Japan Hedged Capital Goods Fund -11.70% $1.3 M 5,722
USV E-TRACS UBS Bloomberg CMCI Silver ETN -11.04% $9.4 M 8,554
GREK FTSE Greece 20 ETF -10.85% $148.1 M 439,702
CRUD WTI Crude Oil Fund -10.65% $1.8 M 1,274
PSCE S&P SmallCap Energy Portfolio -10.25% $34.5 M 13,952
OLEM Pure Beta Crude Oil ETN -10.18% $2.8 M 962
XOP SPDR S&P Oil & Gas Explor & Product -10.13% $985.7 M 9,814,981
IOIL IQ Global Oil Small Cap ETF -10.10% $1.8 M 870
PXJ Dynamic Oil Services -9.71% $86.4 M 32,377
XES SPDR S&P Oil & Gas Equip & Service -9.67% $216.7 M 119,947
GAZ DJ-UBS Natural Gas Subindex Total Return ETN -9.64% $22.3 M 44,736
RING iShares MSCI Global Gold Miners ETF -9.59% $52.8 M 56,426
OIL S&P GSCI Crude Oil Tot Ret Idx ETN -9.30% $218.0 M 311,653
FRAK Market Vectors Unconventional Oil & Gas ETF -9.06% $69.1 M 38,689
DCNG Seasonal Natural Gas ETN -9.03% $1.2 M 926
SIL Silver Miners ETF -8.77% $191.9 M 236,405
USO United States Oil Fund -8.55% $487.2 M 5,274,174
JJE DJ-UBS Energy Total Return Sub-Index ETN -8.50% $3.8 M 4,437
XVZ S&P 500 Dynamic VIX ETN -8.35% $22.2 M 14,180
DBO DB Oil Fund -8.30% $243.0 M 152,682
GDX Market Vectors TR Gold Miners -8.22% $6,336.8 M 34,319,109
DPU DB Commodity Long ETN -8.19% $1.3 M 881
INFL DB US Inflation ETN -8.16% $3.3 M 1,657
EMFT SPDR MSCI EM 50 ETF -8.13% $2.3 M 1,280
UBN E-TRACS UBS Bloomberg CMCI Energy ETN -8.08% $6.3 M 4,841
BNO United States Brent Oil Fund -8.01% $35.8 M 42,658
UNG United States Natural Gas Fund LP -7.98% $686.1 M 6,750,233
NAGS Natural Gas Fund -7.92% $1.1 M 927
RJN Rogers Intl Commodity Enrgy ETN -7.92% $32.5 M 49,467
NIB Dow Jones-UBS Cocoa Total Return Sub-Index ETN -7.89% $21.6 M 18,738
UGA United States Gasoline Fund LP -7.88% $52.1 M 26,315
EGPT Egypt Index ETF -7.86% $76.8 M 28,068
PGAL FTSE Portugal 20 ETF -7.84% $36.2 M 97,317
DBE DB Energy Fund -7.71% $228.9 M 154,927
ENY Canadian Energy Income ETF -7.69% $36.3 M 24,217
DBKO db X-trackers MSCI South Korea Hedged Equity Fund -7.63% $4.6 M 306
URA Uranium ETF -7.59% $213.3 M 246,212
USL United States 12 Month Oil -7.42% $43.9 M 12,420
CHOC Pure Beta Cocoa ETN -7.39% $9.1 M 3,762
SLVP MSCI Global Silver Miners ETF -7.35% $12.5 M 20,008
PXI DWA Energy Momentum -7.32% $200.5 M 39,847
CNDA IQ Canada Small Cap ETF -7.32% $14.7 M 6,382
JUNR Junior Miners ETF -7.26% $4.8 M 11,533
OIH Market Vectors Oil Services ETF -7.24% $1,165.8 M 7,179,620
ENOR MSCI Norway Capped Investable Market Index Fund -7.23% $24.8 M 34,214
NORW FTSE Norway 30 ETF -7.16% $183.4 M 68,968
IEZ iShares U.S. Oil Equipment & Services ETF -6.95% $454.8 M 95,417
KWT Market Vectors Solar Energy ETF -6.90% $20.6 M 2,324
NGE Global X Nigeria Index ETF -6.89% $17.8 M 16,450
RGRE Rogers Enhanced Energy ETN -6.83% n/a 770
ASDR VelocityShares Emerging Asia DR ETF -6.59% $8.7 M 225
REMX Market Vectors Rare Earth/Strategic Metals ETF -6.55% $67.0 M 15,938
PSAU Global Gold and Precious Metals Portfolio -6.52% $20.7 M 10,488
IPW SPDR S&P International Energy Sector ETF -6.36% $15.1 M 8,370
ICOL iShares MSCI Colombia Capped ETF -6.35% $21.1 M 1,900
SGDM Gold Miners ETF -6.31% $63.5 M 72,141
FEEU Barclays ETN + FI Enhanced Europe 50 ETN -6.28% $926.8 M 4,936
UAE MSCI UAE Capped ETF -6.20% $46.6 M 46,971
IEO iShares U.S. Oil & Gas Exploration & Production ETF -6.18% $472.8 M 152,244
EWI iShares MSCI Italy Capped ETF -6.07% $1,136.4 M 3,818,715
VXZ S&P 500 VIX Mid-Term Futures ETN -6.01% $82.9 M 1,438,385
QGBR SPDR MSCI United Kingdom Quality Mix ETF -5.97% $5.5 M 1,806
UNL United States 12 Month Natural Gas Fund -5.71% $16.5 M 8,706
VIXM VIX Mid-Term Futures ETF -5.66% $41.6 M 96,115
BLNG Pure Beta Precious Metals ETN -5.66% $1.8 M 475
QTWN MSCI Taiwan Quality Mix ETF -5.65% $5.7 M n/a
GEX Market Vectors Global Alternative Energy ETF -5.65% $87.4 M 14,029
ACCU Accuvest Global Opportunities ETF -5.63% $17.2 M 6,805
VIIZ VIX Medium-Term ETN -5.47% $1.6 M 3,048
FXN Energy AlphaDEX Fund -5.47% $327.4 M 534,506