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The following table lists the bottom 100 exchange-traded funds in terms of year-to-date returns. These are the 100 ETFs that have had the lowest percentage return since the beginning of the current calendar year. You may also wish to see the 100 ETFs with the highest YTD returns.

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Symbol Name YTD Return AUM Avg Volume
VXDN AccuShares Spot CBOE VIX Fund Down Class Shares ETF -104.31% $476.00 2,205
JDST Direxion Daily Junior Gold Miners Index Bear 3x Shares ETF -98.13% $74,709.20 1,567,184
DUST Direxion Daily Gold Miners Index Bear 3x Shares ETF -95.75% $483,010.60 6,575,061
VXUP AccuShares Spot CBOE VIX Fund Up Class Shares ETF -93.87% $649.20 2,708
GDJS UltraShort Junior Miners ETF -90.72% $612.00 17,314
GASX Direxion Daily Natural Gas Related Bear 3x Shares ETF -86.69% $8,030.00 32,064
TVIX VelocityShares Daily 2X VIX Short-Term ETN -86.02% $315,462.30 3,384,085
UVXY Ultra VIX Short-Term Futures ETF -85.90% $670,240.20 18,099,766
GDXS UltraShort Gold Miners ETF -85.28% $6,614.90 23,694
DRIP Direxion Daily S&P Oil & Gas Exp. & Prod. Bull and Bear 3x Shares ETF -77.68% $37,888.40 360,341
BZQ ULTRASHORT MSCI BRAZIL CAPPED ETF -74.94% $49,183.30 232,478
RUSS Direxion Daily Russia Bear 3x Shares ETF -70.42% $59,389.70 557,705
DSLV VelocityShares 3x Inverse Silver ETN -68.80% $27,150.60 162,169
DWTI VelocityShares 3x Inverse Crude Oil ETN -61.53% $458,314.00 3,406,263
SOP UltraShort Oil & Gas Exploration & Production ETF -57.95% $1,499.00 1,088
SOXS Direxion Daily Semiconductor Bear 3x Shares ETF -57.41% $44,948.80 190,400
VXX iPath® S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures ETN -54.76% $1,701,814.00 21,643,055
VIIX VelocityShares Daily Long VIX Short-Term ETN -54.74% $16,864.10 263,689
VIXY VIX Short-Term Futures ETF -54.72% $222,964.20 2,138,964
ERY Direxion Daily Energy Bear 3x Shares ETF -53.94% $85,259.60 1,988,288
DGLD VelocityShares 3x Inverse Gold ETN -53.82% $23,519.70 48,749
LABU Direxion Daily S&P Biotech Bull 3x Shares ETF -53.82% $229,071.30 4,033,251
ZSL UltraShort Silver ETF -53.31% $46,417.10 117,285
UBIO UltraPro NASDAQ Biotechnology ETF -51.79% $38,134.70 177,480
DGAZ VelocityShares 3x Inverse Natural Gas ETN -51.36% $120,997.80 8,309,238
EDZ Direxion Daily Emerging Markets Bear 3x Shares ETF -48.68% $162,271.90 1,147,392
TAPR Barclays Inverse US Treasury Composite ETN -48.59% $11,197.00 2,991
GRN iPath Global Carbon ETN -48.38% $1,239.00 4,578
DLBS iPath US Treasury Long Bond Bear ETN -45.19% $14,570.80 7,653
TMV Direxion Daily 20+ Year Treasury Bear 3x Shares ETF -43.57% $333,310.10 843,811
TTT UltraPro Short 20+ Year Treasury ETF -43.05% $66,487.30 30,755
DZZ DB Gold Double Short ETN -40.25% $39,909.00 175,489
DTYS iPath US Treasury 10-year Bear ETN -39.96% $38,378.10 45,922
DRV Direxion Daily Real Estate Bear 3x Shares ETF -39.87% $21,310.60 104,251
GLL UltraShort Gold ETF -39.84% $73,461.00 36,331
MIDZ Direxion Daily Mid Cap Bear 3x Shares ETF -39.23% $8,800.10 14,062
SMDD UltraPro Short MidCap400 ETF -39.15% $3,597.90 7,672
WDRW Direxion Daily Regional Banks Bear 3x Shares ETF -38.95% $1,138.50 2,609
TZA Direxion Daily Small Cap Bear 3x Shares ETF -37.89% $623,297.50 6,073,155
UWTI VelocityShares 3x Long Crude Oil ETN -37.27% $1,262,011.30 18,260,754
SRTY UltraPro Short Russell2000 ETF -37.24% $100,023.90 693,163
YANG Direxion Daily FTSE China Bear 3x Shares ETF -36.68% $64,596.30 430,889
NGE Global X MSCI Nigeria ETF -35.84% $22,763.00 138,157
DUG UltraShort Oil & Gas ETF -35.77% $52,269.10 129,565
TECS Direxion Daily Technology Bear 3x Shares ETF -35.40% $19,663.70 46,888
SCO SPDR Barclays Short Term Corporate Bond ETF -35.17% $182,553.70 661,425
BIB Ultra Nasdaq Biotechnology ETF -34.38% $478,336.10 699,920
EEV UltraShort MSCI Emerging Markets ETF -34.13% $41,784.20 257,971
CLAW Direxion Daily Homebuilders & Supplies Bear 3x Shares ETF -33.89% $2,932.00 1,443
UGAZ VelocityShares 3x Long Natural Gas ETN -33.69% $386,834.90 3,359,080
BOM PowerShares DB Base Metals Double Short ETN -32.68% $2,597.80 627
SSG UltraShort Semiconductors ETF -32.08% $4,074.30 4,402
SMN UltraShort Basic Materials ETF -31.91% $10,559.60 11,215
KWT VanEck Vectors Solar Energy ETF -31.33% $12,573.00 1,169
TAN Guggenheim Solar ETF -31.20% $234,549.10 97,157
TBT UltraShort Barclays 20+ Year Treasury ETF -30.59% $1,857,244.40 2,498,880
BBC BioShares Biotechnology Clinical Trials Fund -30.50% $20,050.00 11,322
YCS UltraShort Yen ETF -30.17% $251,035.00 135,115
SDP UltraShort Utilities ETF -29.13% $9,002.90 7,591
CVOL C-Tracks ETN Citi Volatility Index Total Return ETF -27.91% $2,170.00 245,400
SPXS Direxion Daily S&P 500 Bear 3x Shares ETF -27.66% $548,300.50 5,346,874
TVIZ VelocityShares Daily 2X VIX Medium-Term ETN -27.63% $1,841.00 9,600
SDD UltraShort SmallCap600 ETF -27.41% $3,348.80 1,863
SPXU UltraPro Short S&P500 ETF -27.25% $967,861.00 5,097,323
HEGJ Direxion Daily MSCI Japan Currency Hedged Bull 2x Shares ETF -27.12% $1,137.50 4,050
SBND PowerShares DB 3x Short 25+ Year Treasury Bond ETN -27.08% $22,605.10 32,102
MZZ UltraShort MidCap400 ETF -26.79% $7,657.40 7,057
SDOW UltraPro Short Dow30 ETF -26.51% $237,348.70 1,563,798
GAZ iPath Bloomberg Natural Gas Subindex Total Return ETN -26.39% $5,362.60 42,060
DXJF WisdomTree Japan Hedged Financials Fund -25.68% $9,270.00 7,303
SIJ UltraShort Industrials ETF -25.30% $4,084.90 1,865
KOLD ULTRASHORT BLOOMBERG NATURAL GAS ETF -25.27% $4,278.10 18,305
SRS UltraShort Real Estate ETF -25.04% $34,106.20 49,686
TWM UltraShort Russell2000 ETF -24.99% $165,614.50 801,928
LABD Direxion Daily S&P Biotech Bear 3x Shares ETF -24.70% $117,766.00 2,462,675
FAZ Direxion Daily Financial Bear 3x Shares ETF -24.16% $332,535.40 2,088,591
DFVS iPath US Treasury 5-year Bear ETN -23.82% $1,752.80 1,618
JPX UltraShort MSCI Pacific ex-Japan ETF -23.75% $930.60 805
SQQQ UltraPro Short QQQ ETF -23.65% $632,487.70 6,188,340
DEE PowerShares DB Commodity Double Short ETN -23.52% $1,601.30 109
HBZ UltraShort Homebuilders & Supplies ETF -23.47% $723.00 1,382
SBIO ALPS Medical Breakthroughs ETF -23.43% $130,540.00 65,988
FXP Ultrashort FTSE/Xinhua China ETF -23.30% $52,550.60 52,178
FINZ UltraPro Short Financials ETF -23.27% $2,059.60 3,927
REW UltraShort Technology ETF -22.67% $4,528.60 2,509
HAKD Direxion Daily Cyber Security & IT Bear 2x Shares ETF -22.42% $1,638.50 5,862
WEAT The Teucrium Wheat Fund -21.77% $55,417.00 233,203
GASL Direxion Daily Natural Gas Related Bull 3x Shares ETF -20.90% $57,368.30 224,397
SMK ULTRASHORT MSCI MEXICO CAPPED IMI ETF -20.82% $1,152.70 284
TYO Direxion Daily 7-10 Year Treasury Bear 3x Shares ETF -20.29% $26,013.00 9,034
MLPS E-TRACS 1xMonthly Short Alerian MLP Infrastructure Total Return ETN -20.20% $4,884.00 5,162
DPK Direxion Daily Developed Market Bear 3x Shares ETF -20.03% $7,108.30 18,095
DTO PowerShares DB Crude Oil Double Short ETN -19.96% $57,395.00 16,211
DGZ Power Shares DB Gold Short ETN -19.88% $19,309.40 62,048
PBE PowerShares Dynamic Biotechnology & Genome Portfolio ETF -19.40% $262,208.00 32,726
CMD ULTRASHORT BLOOMBERG COMMODITY ETF -19.24% $6,839.80 289
CNXT VanEck Vectors ChinaAMC SME-ChiNext ETF -18.58% $38,640.00 36,168
HJPX iShares Currency Hedged JPX-Nikkei 400 ETF -18.56% $2,217.00 1,575
DDG Short Oil & Gas ETF -18.18% $5,764.50 7,412
BOS PowerShares DB Base Metals Short ETN -18.07% $1,568.80 793

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