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
RUSL Daily Russia Bull 3x Shares -88.68% $93.5 M 3,018,217
GASL Daily Natural Gas Related Bull 3x Shares -84.53% $57.6 M 1,103,915
JNUG Daily Junior Gold Miners Index Bull 3x Shares -83.72% $226.7 M 20,430,969
UWTI 3x Long Crude ETN -80.02% $58.7 M 736,566
JDST Daily Junior Gold Miners Index Bear 3x Shares -73.91% $60.8 M 3,588,217
CVOL C-Tracks ETN Citi Volatility Index Total Return -71.18% $6.9 M 149,246
TVIX Daily 2x VIX Short-Term ETN -66.27% $328.9 M 31,098,088
UGAZ 3x Long Natural Gas ETN -66.00% $627.4 M 10,489,120
UVXY Ultra VIX Short-Term Futures ETF -65.81% $277.7 M 14,639,375
SOXS Daily Semiconductor Bear 3x Shares -64.15% $24.8 M 293,409
UCO Ultra DJ-UBS Crude Oil -62.79% $378.6 M 3,333,938
DRV Daily Real Estate Bear 3x Shares -59.26% $12.0 M 69,817
BIS UltraShort Nasdaq Biotechnology -58.76% $47.4 M 133,122
NUGT Daily Gold Miners Bull 3x Shares -58.30% $727.2 M 13,255,080
BRZU Direxion Daily Brazil Bull 3x Shares -58.07% $28.7 M 367,083
TMV Daily 20 Year Plus Treasury Bear 3x Shares -55.83% $438.7 M 718,532
TTT UltraPro Short 20+ Year Treasury -55.05% $97.6 M 39,434
USLV 3x Long Silver ETN -54.46% $107.4 M 319,985
SSG UltraShort Semiconductors -52.62% $6.0 M 7,428
RSXJ Market Vectors Russia Small-Cap ETF -52.07% $50.9 M 51,186
SBND 3x Short 25+ Year Treasury Bond ETN -51.90% $45.5 M 58,585
SQQQ UltraPro Short QQQ -49.48% $247.6 M 5,410,468
FINZ UltraPro Short Financials -47.20% $3.1 M 638
TECS Daily Technology Bear 3x Shares -46.68% $12.5 M 90,451
LBJ Daily Latin America 3x Bull Shares -46.65% $17.3 M 41,243
RBL SPDR S&P Russia ETF -45.66% $18.3 M 28,868
ERUS iShares MSCI Russia Capped ETF -45.66% $197.5 M 443,600
BNO United States Brent Oil Fund -45.42% $32.4 M 54,989
RXD UltraShort Health Care -45.25% $3.5 M 6,022
RSX Market Vectors Russia ETF -43.92% $1,492.0 M 12,933,712
BOIL Ultra DJ-UBS Natural Gas -42.72% $88.1 M 239,785
DUST Daily Gold Miners Bear 3x Shares -42.11% $120.7 M 4,439,655
SDP UltraShort Utilities -42.06% $5.5 M 4,604
DLBS US Treasury Long Bond Bear ETN -41.36% $33.0 M 12,871
DGAZ 3x Inverse Natural Gas ETN -41.18% $66.2 M 13,108,106
OIL S&P GSCI Crude Oil Tot Ret Idx ETN -40.96% $323.4 M 843,757
TBT UltraShort Barclays 20+ Year Treasury -40.92% $3,202.3 M 2,998,005
SRS UltraShort Real Estate -40.90% $33.2 M 87,848
FAZ Daily Financial Bear 3X Shares -40.79% $259.9 M 4,035,635
TVIZ Daily 2x VIX Medium-Term ETN -40.70% $1.8 M 6,222
NGE Global X Nigeria Index ETF -39.28% $14.3 M 25,922
YANG Daily China Bear 3x Shares -39.16% $12.0 M 97,078
SPXS Daily S&P 500 Bear 3x Shares -38.68% $186.2 M 3,215,606
BARL S&P 500 Crude Oil Linked ETN -38.60% $9.8 M 1,392
UGA United States Gasoline Fund LP -38.54% $40.8 M 35,172
DBO DB Oil Fund -38.52% $266.3 M 346,357
OLEM Pure Beta Crude Oil ETN -38.06% $2.0 M 1,152
FCG ISE-Revere Natural Gas Index Fund -38.02% $249.3 M 1,052,415
DYY DB Commodity Double Long ETN -38.00% $2.5 M 2,686
USO United States Oil Fund -37.83% $342.6 M 12,064,208
SPXU UltraPro Short S&P500 -37.74% $397.5 M 5,210,322
ONG Pure Beta Energy ETN -37.45% $1.6 M 507
JJE DJ-UBS Energy Total Return Sub-Index ETN -37.38% $2.2 M 4,752
DBE DB Energy Fund -37.26% $154.7 M 169,263
RJN Rogers Intl Commodity Enrgy ETN -37.12% $21.1 M 97,112
UBR Ultra MSCI Brazil -37.06% $6.8 M 11,111
AGQ Ultra Silver -36.87% $301.9 M 262,565
UBN E-TRACS UBS Bloomberg CMCI Energy ETN -36.86% $4.6 M 6,468
QID UltraShort QQQ -35.49% $344.3 M 3,599,608
GREK FTSE Greece 20 ETF -35.29% $108.8 M 397,852
REW UltraShort Technology -35.25% $5.7 M 2,685
OLO DB Crude Oil Long ETN -35.03% $4.1 M 4,578
ESR iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Eastern Europe ETF -34.96% $156.5 M 31,934
USL United States 12 Month Oil -34.35% $31.8 M 21,772
PSCE S&P SmallCap Energy Portfolio -34.27% $30.0 M 16,312
MIDZ Daily Mid Cap Bear 3x Shares -32.59% $8.2 M 43,618
BRXX Brazil Infrastructure Index Fund -32.18% $17.7 M 15,674
XES SPDR S&P Oil & Gas Equip & Service -31.92% $189.0 M 251,731
SMDD UltraPro Short MidCap400 -31.75% $8.3 M 18,468
GSC GS Connect S&P GSCI Enh Commodity TR ETN -31.36% $167.6 M 82,197
GSP S&P GSCI Total Return Index ETN -31.19% $97.8 M 135,234
SGG Dow Jones-UBS Sugar Subindex Total Return ETN -31.03% $37.3 M 18,846
UHN United States Diesel Heating Oil Fund -30.58% $3.3 M 3,856
ICOL iShares MSCI Colombia Capped ETF -30.37% $16.0 M 2,457