100 Lowest YTD ETF Returns

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
JNUG Daily Junior Gold Miners Index Bull 3x Shares -68.27% $198.6 M 5,237,809
RUSL Daily Russia Bull 3x Shares -64.77% $162.7 M 996,697
GASL Daily Natural Gas Related Bull 3x Shares -64.38% $41.7 M 228,732
CVOL C-Tracks ETN Citi Volatility Index Total Return -63.53% $5.0 M 119,948
TVIX Daily 2x VIX Short-Term ETN -60.80% $243.2 M 25,224,070
UVXY Ultra VIX Short-Term Futures ETF -60.65% $253.2 M 12,183,302
JDST Daily Junior Gold Miners Index Bear 3x Shares -55.41% $51.9 M 2,467,900
DRV Daily Real Estate Bear 3x Shares -51.72% $9.7 M 66,265
NUGT Daily Gold Miners Bull 3x Shares -51.66% $652.8 M 5,606,329
BIS UltraShort Nasdaq Biotechnology -51.50% $60.7 M 530,103
SOXS Daily Semiconductor Bear 3x Shares -48.13% $22.6 M 213,444
DGAZ 3x Inverse Natural Gas ETN -47.62% $87.8 M 8,167,227
USLV 3x Long Silver ETN -47.02% $133.8 M 264,091
TMV Daily 20 Year Plus Treasury Bear 3x Shares -46.87% $525.2 M 716,574
TTT UltraPro Short 20+ Year Treasury -46.23% $115.9 M 46,109
UGAZ 3x Long Natural Gas ETN -44.62% $499.9 M 5,213,929
SBND 3x Short 25+ Year Treasury Bond ETN -43.83% $51.8 M 66,798
SQQQ UltraPro Short QQQ -41.17% $287.5 M 4,664,751
UWTI 3x Long Crude ETN -38.50% $13.8 M 39,745
SSG UltraShort Semiconductors -37.98% $4.6 M 20,962
BXDB Barclays Short B Leveraged Inverse S&P 500 TR ETN -37.83% $1.6 M 6,823
TECS Daily Technology Bear 3x Shares -37.52% $14.8 M 86,388
RXD UltraShort Health Care -37.25% $3.3 M 3,834
FINZ UltraPro Short Financials -37.04% $3.8 M 567
SDP UltraShort Utilities -36.85% $4.9 M 14,582
TVIZ Daily 2x VIX Medium-Term ETN -36.49% $1.9 M 6,642
SRS UltraShort Real Estate -35.11% $39.8 M 87,994
TBT UltraShort Barclays 20+ Year Treasury -33.48% $3,912.6 M 3,919,770
DLBS US Treasury Long Bond Bear ETN -33.12% $42.6 M 12,242
RSXJ Market Vectors Russia Small-Cap ETF -33.02% $69.3 M 63,748
AGQ Ultra Silver -32.03% $370.7 M 221,839
SPXS Daily S&P 500 Bear 3x Shares -29.74% $216.0 M 3,056,358
FAZ Daily Financial Bear 3X Shares -29.63% $274.7 M 4,318,955
DOIL 3x Inverse Brent Crude ETN -29.59% $0.6 M 804
GREK FTSE Greece 20 ETF -29.47% $144.9 M 444,200
YANG Daily China Bear 3x Shares -28.87% $14.6 M 99,655
SPXU UltraPro Short S&P500 -28.70% $479.9 M 4,640,514
QID UltraShort QQQ -28.70% $358.1 M 3,563,348
KORU Direxion Daily South Korea Bull 3X Shares -28.28% $2.0 M 1,673
REW UltraShort Technology -27.96% $5.6 M 8,898
BRZU Direxion Daily Brazil Bull 3x Shares -27.85% $39.1 M 200,258
VIXY VIX Short-Term Futures ETF -27.37% $95.2 M 1,764,014
DTYS US Treasury 10-Year Bear ETN -27.32% $103.4 M 55,926
VIIX VIX Short-Term ETN -26.91% $8.2 M 71,992
VXX S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures ETN -26.82% $912.8 M 51,782,883
UCO Ultra DJ-UBS Crude Oil -24.98% $360.6 M 1,133,750
SGG Dow Jones-UBS Sugar Subindex Total Return ETN -24.83% $36.7 M 21,355
FCG ISE-Revere Natural Gas Index Fund -24.64% $338.9 M 564,897
URA Uranium ETF -24.49% $217.4 M 244,771
BOIL Ultra DJ-UBS Natural Gas -24.39% $83.2 M 131,089
REMX Market Vectors Rare Earth/Strategic Metals ETF -23.71% $68.5 M 16,189
TYO Daily 7-10 Year Treasury Bear 3x Shares -23.58% $54.6 M 14,832
BNO United States Brent Oil Fund -23.51% $36.2 M 42,764
MIDZ Daily Mid Cap Bear 3x Shares -23.35% $8.6 M 38,029
SMDD UltraPro Short MidCap400 -23.09% $5.1 M 16,900
RSX Market Vectors Russia ETF -23.03% $2,046.2 M 8,564,367
SFK UltraShort Russell1000 Growth -22.52% $1.4 M 900
RBL SPDR S&P Russia ETF -21.92% $24.2 M 10,800
JUNR Junior Miners ETF -21.57% $4.8 M 12,012
ERUS iShares MSCI Russia Capped ETF -21.37% $271.4 M 390,392
PGAL FTSE Portugal 20 ETF -21.30% $36.9 M 95,768
UDNT 3x Short U.S. Dollar Index Futures ETN -20.94% $2.1 M 2,998
KOLD UltraShort DJ-UBS Natural Gas -20.82% $12.6 M 29,798
SJL UltraShort Russell MidCap Value -20.68% $0.5 M 848
PSCE S&P SmallCap Energy Portfolio -20.35% $34.5 M 13,967
SDOW UltraPro Short Dow30 -20.14% $107.8 M 1,240,553
CSMB 2x Monthly Leveraged Credit Suisse Merger Arbitrage Liquid Index ETN -19.96% $3.0 M 1,100