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.

This data may include leveraged and inverse ETFs. To exclude leveraged and inverse ETFs from the table below, click here.

Symbol
Name
YTD Return
AUM
Avg Volume
JDST Daily Junior Gold Miners Index Bear 3x Shares -84.19% $88.1 M 1,896,659
DUST Daily Gold Miners Bear 3x Shares -65.15% $265.6 M 3,186,992
CVOL C-Tracks ETN Citi Volatility Index Total Return -62.65% $5.1 M 51,455
TVIX Daily 2x VIX Short-Term ETN -60.80% $158.5 M 8,259,813
UVXY Ultra VIX Short-Term Futures ETF -60.28% $277.9 M 5,596,716
BRZS Direxion Daily Brazil Bear 3x Shares -49.49% $3.7 M 10,788
RUSL Daily Russia Bull 3x Shares -48.10% $81.9 M 485,962
DGAZ 3x Inverse Natural Gas ETN -45.48% $332.2 M 9,812,443
DRV Daily Real Estate Bear 3x Shares -44.56% $10.7 M 44,766
SOXS Daily Semiconductor Bear 3x Shares -42.40% $21.4 M 124,805
TVIZ Daily 2x VIX Medium-Term ETN -40.17% $0.6 M 5,003
GASX Daily Natural Gas Related Bear 3x Shares -38.44% $8.3 M 54,627
TMV Daily 20 Year Plus Treasury Bear 3x Shares -38.17% $599.1 M 404,217
BXDB Barclays Short B Leveraged Inverse S&P 500 TR ETN -37.83% $1.6 M 6,823
TTT UltraPro Short 20+ Year Treasury -37.62% $117.6 M 39,056
ERY Daily Energy Bear 3X Shares -36.78% $46.5 M 408,755
SSG UltraShort Semiconductors -35.75% $4.1 M 6,136
SBND 3x Short 25+ Year Treasury Bond ETN -35.20% $47.2 M 48,745
UGAZ 3x Long Natural Gas ETN -34.89% $145.3 M 981,975
BZQ UltraShort MSCI Brazil -33.58% $17.0 M 16,516
TECS Daily Technology Bear 3x Shares -33.22% $16.3 M 63,006
VIXY VIX Short-Term Futures ETF -32.70% $105.5 M 724,261
VIIX VIX Short-Term ETN -32.41% $7.4 M 42,402
VXX S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures ETN -32.24% $1,360.5 M 27,052,416
SQQQ UltraPro Short QQQ -31.79% $349.7 M 3,719,002
EMT Dow Jones Emerging Markets Metals & Mining Titans Index Fund -31.17% $7.5 M 12,113
BIS UltraShort Nasdaq Biotechnology -30.96% $70.4 M 454,891
SRS UltraShort Real Estate -29.60% $40.3 M 67,797
DOIL 3x Inverse Brent Crude ETN -29.59% $0.6 M 804
DSLV 3x Inverse Silver ETN -28.33% $22.8 M 76,622
EDZ Daily Emerging Markets Bear 3X Shares -28.07% $111.2 M 910,569
YANG Daily China Bear 3x Shares -27.92% $11.7 M 37,162
DGLD 3x Inverse Gold ETN -26.92% $10.2 M 13,622
TBT UltraShort Barclays 20+ Year Treasury -26.69% $4,360.4 M 3,467,644
FINZ UltraPro Short Financials -26.64% $4.1 M 2,000
REW UltraShort Technology -26.06% $4.2 M 4,154
LPLT 2x Long Platinum ETN -25.73% $4.3 M 1,400
DWTI 3x Inverse Crude ETN -25.47% $19.6 M 22,583
DLBS US Treasury Long Bond Bear ETN -25.35% $44.3 M 11,055
DUG UltraShort Oil & Gas -24.87% $35.2 M 72,030
SDP UltraShort Utilities -24.63% $2.7 M 20,225
RSXJ Market Vectors Russia Small-Cap ETF -24.57% $54.6 M 60,358
SPXS Daily S&P 500 Bear 3x Shares -24.56% $220.6 M 1,597,806
RXD UltraShort Health Care -24.36% $1.8 M 4,389
SPXU UltraPro Short S&P500 -23.74% $598.6 M 2,756,559
JPX UltraShort MSCI Pacific ex-Japan -23.10% $1.9 M 2,640
VIIZ VIX Medium-Term ETN -21.92% $1.5 M 2,105
VIXM VIX Mid-Term Futures ETF -21.77% $46.0 M 74,958
QID UltraShort QQQ -21.76% $356.2 M 3,440,711
VXZ S&P 500 VIX Mid-Term Futures ETN -21.63% $38.5 M 901,573
KOLD UltraShort DJ-UBS Natural Gas -21.06% $35.8 M 60,584
MIDZ Daily Mid Cap Bear 3x Shares -20.23% $8.7 M 24,653
SMDD UltraPro Short MidCap400 -19.85% $9.4 M 8,272
FAZ Daily Financial Bear 3X Shares -19.72% $364.1 M 3,387,977
DTYS US Treasury 10-Year Bear ETN -19.65% $80.0 M 36,200
SJL UltraShort Russell MidCap Value -19.63% $0.5 M 486
RETL Daily Retail Bull 3x Shares -18.93% $13.6 M 3,391
EEV UltraShort MSCI Emerging Markets -18.68% $36.0 M 64,444
SMN UltraShort Basic Materials -18.64% $11.6 M 12,092
DZZ DB Gold Double Short ETN -18.34% $61.3 M 178,914
GLL UltraShort Gold -18.32% $81.9 M 39,522
TYO Daily 7-10 Year Treasury Bear 3x Shares -18.18% $57.8 M 16,544
FXP Ultrashort FTSE/Xinhua China -18.05% $79.7 M 52,545
SCO UltraShort DJ-UBS Crude Oil -18.02% $335.9 M 863,372
BAL Dow Jones-UBS Cotton Total Return Sub-Index ETN -17.53% $15.1 M 11,617
ZSL UltraShort Silver -17.51% $55.8 M 65,342
SFK UltraShort Russell1000 Growth -17.36% $2.6 M 2,779
BOIL Ultra DJ-UBS Natural Gas -17.21% $37.7 M 49,717