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 -24.72% $4.7 M 121,389
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
VIIX VIX Short-Term ETN -19.27% $6.7 M 61,838
VIXY VIX Short-Term Futures ETF -19.00% $151.8 M 1,291,092
VXX S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures ETN -19.00% $1,131.0 M 41,874,949
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
GRWN Pure Beta Softs ETN -11.02% $0.7 M 567
JJT Dow Jones-UBS Tin Total Return Sub-Index ETN -10.80% $2.0 M 924
NINI Pure Beta Nickel ETN -9.27% $1.1 M 552
JJN DJ-UBS Nickel Total Return Sub-Index ETN -8.45% $6.2 M 2,868
DBS DB Silver Fund -6.94% $20.4 M 4,038
VIXM VIX Mid-Term Futures ETF -6.91% $26.9 M 13,917
SIVR Physical Silver Shares -6.86% $288.6 M 73,838
SLV Silver Trust -6.69% $5,234.0 M 6,575,684
USV E-TRACS UBS Bloomberg CMCI Silver ETN -6.64% $8.6 M 10,676
ASDR VelocityShares Emerging Asia DR ETF -6.59% $9.0 M 225
VXZ S&P 500 VIX Mid-Term Futures ETN -6.33% $93.2 M 478,019
BTAL U.S. Market Neutral Anti-Beta Fund -6.12% $5.9 M 4,772
CORN Corn Fund -5.46% $77.0 M 58,322
UNG United States Natural Gas Fund LP -5.41% $682.1 M 8,941,259
AGF DB Agriculture Long ETN -5.02% $2.2 M 369
USMI United States Metals Index Fund -4.96% $0.9 M 3,433
DPU DB Commodity Long ETN -4.81% $1.0 M 321
SLVO Silver Shares Covered Call ETN -4.72% n/a 27,481
MOM U.S. Market Neutral Momentum Fund -4.61% $1.2 M 1,687
EGPT Egypt Index ETF -4.58% $49.3 M 9,722
TONS Coal Fund -4.57% $5.6 M n/a
VIIZ VIX Medium-Term ETN -4.45% $0.7 M 1,428
GREK FTSE Greece 20 ETF -4.36% $223.9 M 961,194
JJC DJ-UBS Copper Total Return Sub-Index ETN -4.12% $51.1 M 27,929
SILJ PureFunds ISE Junior Silver ETF -4.08% $4.5 M 4,832
UNL United States 12 Month Natural Gas Fund -3.92% $20.6 M 26,429
CPER United States Copper Index Fund -3.67% $1.8 M 956
WITE Physical White Metal Basket Shares -3.67% $21.2 M 2,551
VLU SPDR S&P 1500 Value Tilt ETF -3.57% $12.8 M 405
DCNG Seasonal Natural Gas ETN -3.24% $0.9 M 375
GAZ DJ-UBS Natural Gas Subindex Total Return ETN -3.15% $12.2 M 53,713
MONY iShares Financials Bond ETF -2.96% $5.3 M 739
JJG DJ-UBS Grains Total Return Sub-Index ETN -2.95% $103.6 M 33,506
FXS CurrencyShares Swedish Krona Trust -2.85% $22.7 M 976