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
RUSS Daily Russia Bear 3x Shares -76.59% $63.7 M 472,580
UVXY Ultra VIX Short-Term Futures ETF -68.89% $475.2 M 5,511,608
TVIX Daily 2x VIX Short-Term ETN -68.12% $224.9 M 25,059,535
YANG Daily China Bear 3x Shares -54.89% $32.9 M 82,957
JDST Daily Junior Gold Miners Index Bear 3x Shares -54.65% $99.1 M 5,846,242
CVOL C-Tracks ETN Citi Volatility Index Total Return -49.54% $3.8 M 90,022
DUST Daily Gold Miners Bear 3x Shares -45.26% $194.5 M 8,180,245
DWTI 3x Inverse Crude ETN -43.72% $179.5 M 1,568,842
VIXY VIX Short-Term Futures ETF -40.83% $142.5 M 1,268,388
VIIX VIX Short-Term ETN -40.75% $8.2 M 75,417
VXX S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures ETN -40.72% $1,151.3 M 39,313,199
FXP Ultrashort FTSE/Xinhua China -39.44% $45.2 M 108,425
DSLV 3x Inverse Silver ETN -36.38% $13.3 M 40,057
UGAZ 3x Long Natural Gas ETN -35.18% $463.4 M 30,115,686
BIS UltraShort Nasdaq Biotechnology -35.00% $107.6 M 496,805
DPK Daily Developed Markets Bear 3x Shares -31.91% $4.4 M 8,794
DGAZ 3x Inverse Natural Gas ETN -30.85% $117.0 M 10,110,828
TVIZ Daily 2x VIX Medium-Term ETN -30.72% $1.0 M 1,486
EWV UltraShort MSCI Japan -30.48% $9.0 M 3,266
GAZ DJ-UBS Natural Gas Subindex Total Return ETN -29.85% $14.0 M 44,654
COLX Market Vectors Colombia ETF -29.24% $2.5 M 2,630
EDZ Daily Emerging Markets Bear 3X Shares -28.61% $106.3 M 657,937
JO Dow Jones-UBS Coffee ETN -28.28% $87.5 M 147,372
BRZU Direxion Daily Brazil Bull 3x Shares -28.18% $48.9 M 60,758
UWTI 3x Long Crude ETN -28.02% $918.2 M 69,364,617
CAFE Pure Beta Coffee ETN -26.72% $5.1 M 10,918
SCO UltraShort DJ-UBS Crude Oil -25.90% $255.4 M 1,914,134
BARL S&P 500 Crude Oil Linked ETN -23.24% $7.7 M 1,006
SOXS Daily Semiconductor Bear 3x Shares -23.04% $20.8 M 62,838
GASL Daily Natural Gas Related Bull 3x Shares -22.88% $108.3 M 255,487
SQQQ UltraPro Short QQQ -22.79% $305.9 M 4,393,729
EPV UltraShort MSCI Europe ETF -22.39% $24.7 M 13,488
EFU UltraShort MSCI EAFE -22.20% $3.0 M 2,322
ZSL UltraShort Silver -22.11% $51.4 M 33,743
MIDZ Daily Mid Cap Bear 3x Shares -21.20% $8.3 M 10,103
SMDD UltraPro Short MidCap400 -20.93% $4.9 M 7,762
DTO DB Crude Oil Dble Short ETN -20.72% $68.4 M 147,906
RXD UltraShort Health Care -20.51% $1.7 M 2,819
TECS Daily Technology Bear 3x Shares -20.48% $18.6 M 32,763
BOIL Ultra DJ-UBS Natural Gas -20.37% $76.4 M 73,719
YXI Short FTSE/Xinhua China -19.61% $3.4 M 5,790
EEV UltraShort MSCI Emerging Markets -19.26% $34.1 M 39,431
URR Market Vectors-Double Long Euro ETN -19.21% $2.3 M 6,671
CANE Sugar Fund -19.11% $4.2 M 5,705
SGAR Pure Beta Sugar ETN -18.41% $1.1 M 1,577
ULE Ultra Euro -18.13% $14.9 M 81,091
BRF Market Vectors Brazil Small-Cap ETF -18.13% $101.2 M 72,060
JJT Dow Jones-UBS Tin Total Return Sub-Index ETN -18.10% $2.1 M 525
EWZS iShares MSCI Brazil Small-Cap ETF -17.51% $35.6 M 80,998
TZA Daily Small Cap Bear 3X Shares -17.33% $647.3 M 12,294,992
JJN DJ-UBS Nickel Total Return Sub-Index ETN -17.17% $6.1 M 3,243
SRTY UltraPro Short Russell2000 -16.96% $77.4 M 741,798
UBR Ultra MSCI Brazil -16.38% $8.9 M 16,623
LBJ Daily Latin America 3x Bull Shares -16.14% $22.0 M 11,537
SGG Dow Jones-UBS Sugar Subindex Total Return ETN -15.96% $38.4 M 26,577
VIXM VIX Mid-Term Futures ETF -15.62% $24.9 M 11,248
WEAT Wheat Fund -15.46% $27.6 M 66,591
QID UltraShort QQQ -15.40% $328.4 M 2,730,352
ERY Daily Energy Bear 3X Shares -15.38% $62.1 M 2,137,372