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
JDST Daily Junior Gold Miners Index Bear 3x Shares -82.04% $69.7 M 2,647,945
CVOL C-Tracks ETN Citi Volatility Index Total Return -64.12% $4.9 M 76,243
TVIX Daily 2x VIX Short-Term ETN -63.07% $187.9 M 12,397,560
UVXY Ultra VIX Short-Term Futures ETF -62.83% $342.7 M 7,763,460
DUST Daily Gold Miners Bear 3x Shares -62.13% $209.3 M 3,831,451
BRZS Direxion Daily Brazil Bear 3x Shares -58.36% $3.2 M 15,688
RUSL Daily Russia Bull 3x Shares -55.52% $105.8 M 523,508
DGAZ 3x Inverse Natural Gas ETN -51.92% $233.6 M 8,796,863
SOXS Daily Semiconductor Bear 3x Shares -50.13% $19.4 M 126,071
DRV Daily Real Estate Bear 3x Shares -47.47% $12.1 M 44,354
BIS UltraShort Nasdaq Biotechnology -42.01% $71.9 M 397,088
BZQ UltraShort MSCI Brazil -41.48% $13.0 M 16,240
TMV Daily 20 Year Plus Treasury Bear 3x Shares -41.40% $575.5 M 471,392
SSG UltraShort Semiconductors -41.38% $3.9 M 7,551
TTT UltraPro Short 20+ Year Treasury -40.86% $113.8 M 40,271
TVIZ Daily 2x VIX Medium-Term ETN -40.20% $0.9 M 6,683
SQQQ UltraPro Short QQQ -38.83% $338.3 M 3,113,394
SBND 3x Short 25+ Year Treasury Bond ETN -38.61% $53.8 M 59,518
BXDB Barclays Short B Leveraged Inverse S&P 500 TR ETN -37.83% $1.6 M 6,823
TECS Daily Technology Bear 3x Shares -36.85% $14.9 M 57,468
VIXY VIX Short-Term Futures ETF -33.86% $109.7 M 1,021,274
VIIX VIX Short-Term ETN -33.58% $7.4 M 51,257
VXX S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures ETN -33.54% $1,034.9 M 33,548,297
ERY Daily Energy Bear 3X Shares -33.25% $41.2 M 403,629
FINZ UltraPro Short Financials -32.87% $3.9 M 832
SRS UltraShort Real Estate -32.65% $43.5 M 58,449
GASX Daily Natural Gas Related Bear 3x Shares -32.06% $6.7 M 41,088
YANG Daily China Bear 3x Shares -31.87% $14.8 M 58,885
UGAZ 3x Long Natural Gas ETN -31.57% $215.2 M 1,881,517
EMT Dow Jones Emerging Markets Metals & Mining Titans Index Fund -31.17% $7.5 M 12,113
EDZ Daily Emerging Markets Bear 3X Shares -29.93% $109.2 M 1,080,811
DOIL 3x Inverse Brent Crude ETN -29.59% $0.6 M 804
RXD UltraShort Health Care -29.55% $1.7 M 3,350
REW UltraShort Technology -29.48% $4.0 M 3,505
TBT UltraShort Barclays 20+ Year Treasury -29.14% $4,199.3 M 3,662,497
SPXS Daily S&P 500 Bear 3x Shares -28.24% $242.1 M 1,682,222
DLBS US Treasury Long Bond Bear ETN -27.93% $42.8 M 9,329
SPXU UltraPro Short S&P500 -27.37% $498.3 M 3,023,229
SDP UltraShort Utilities -27.26% $4.9 M 13,662
QID UltraShort QQQ -27.18% $366.1 M 2,616,331
MIDZ Daily Mid Cap Bear 3x Shares -27.12% $9.5 M 22,162
SMDD UltraPro Short MidCap400 -26.82% $8.9 M 11,217
KOLD UltraShort DJ-UBS Natural Gas -26.04% $22.6 M 49,586
LPLT 2x Long Platinum ETN -25.73% $4.3 M 1,400
FAZ Daily Financial Bear 3X Shares -25.44% $359.9 M 3,174,686
JPX UltraShort MSCI Pacific ex-Japan -24.79% $1.9 M 1,580
RSXJ Market Vectors Russia Small-Cap ETF -24.03% $70.6 M 64,798
SJL UltraShort Russell MidCap Value -23.61% $0.5 M 314
SFK UltraShort Russell1000 Growth -22.69% $2.5 M 2,674
DUG UltraShort Oil & Gas -21.95% $39.0 M 72,757
DTYS US Treasury 10-Year Bear ETN -21.81% $93.6 M 37,378
VIIZ VIX Medium-Term ETN -21.74% $1.5 M 2,473
VIXM VIX Mid-Term Futures ETF -21.57% $42.9 M 81,769
VXZ S&P 500 VIX Mid-Term Futures ETN -21.31% $59.8 M 1,159,482
FXP Ultrashort FTSE/Xinhua China -20.76% $77.6 M 49,514
MLPS E-TRACS 1xMonthly Short Alerian MLP Infrastructure Total Return ETN -20.10% $3.9 M 1,802
DGLD 3x Inverse Gold ETN -20.08% $8.6 M 11,568
TYO Daily 7-10 Year Treasury Bear 3x Shares -20.03% $54.9 M 16,269
EEV UltraShort MSCI Emerging Markets -20.02% $35.6 M 59,180
SMN UltraShort Basic Materials -19.89% $13.4 M 9,778
SDK UltraShort Russell MidCap Growth -19.59% $0.7 M 888
SDS UltraShort S&P500 -18.78% $1,543.0 M 6,667,405
TWQ UltraShort Russell3000 -18.64% $0.6 M 2,232
RSX Market Vectors Russia ETF -18.29% $1,632.5 M 6,170,363
SMK UltraShort MSCI Mexico -18.24% $0.9 M 842
MZZ UltraShort MidCap400 -17.98% $13.4 M 6,903
REK Short Real Estate -17.55% $31.7 M 4,657
TZA Daily Small Cap Bear 3X Shares -17.32% $820.7 M 18,270,246