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 -76.86% $63.7 M 3,070,844
RUSL Daily Russia Bull 3x Shares -72.10% $169.5 M 1,160,739
CVOL C-Tracks ETN Citi Volatility Index Total Return -71.76% $6.7 M 135,420
UVXY Ultra VIX Short-Term Futures ETF -71.32% $424.7 M 12,237,577
TVIX Daily 2x VIX Short-Term ETN -70.40% $245.2 M 25,472,010
GASL Daily Natural Gas Related Bull 3x Shares -66.63% $59.4 M 451,885
DGAZ 3x Inverse Natural Gas ETN -66.18% $109.0 M 11,919,025
JNUG Daily Junior Gold Miners Index Bull 3x Shares -66.03% $306.5 M 12,822,668
SOXS Daily Semiconductor Bear 3x Shares -62.93% $23.0 M 248,327
DRV Daily Real Estate Bear 3x Shares -56.26% $10.4 M 67,864
UWTI 3x Long Crude ETN -54.95% $28.1 M 98,356
BIS UltraShort Nasdaq Biotechnology -54.19% $50.3 M 122,008
SSG UltraShort Semiconductors -51.60% $3.9 M 6,186
SQQQ UltraPro Short QQQ -50.09% $270.8 M 4,749,270
TMV Daily 20 Year Plus Treasury Bear 3x Shares -50.01% $489.3 M 673,286
TTT UltraPro Short 20+ Year Treasury -49.36% $105.1 M 39,268
TECS Daily Technology Bear 3x Shares -47.88% $12.6 M 77,818
USLV 3x Long Silver ETN -47.36% $128.4 M 294,758
DUST Daily Gold Miners Bear 3x Shares -46.02% $129.0 M 4,179,844
SBND 3x Short 25+ Year Treasury Bond ETN -46.02% $49.4 M 60,985
FINZ UltraPro Short Financials -43.13% $3.3 M 642
NUGT Daily Gold Miners Bull 3x Shares -41.59% $848.3 M 9,882,500
TVIZ Daily 2x VIX Medium-Term ETN -41.16% $1.8 M 5,223
RXD UltraShort Health Care -40.86% $3.0 M 4,380
KOLD UltraShort DJ-UBS Natural Gas -39.81% $11.2 M 36,524
SRS UltraShort Real Estate -39.32% $35.2 M 86,614
UCO Ultra DJ-UBS Crude Oil -38.18% $405.0 M 1,733,368
YANG Daily China Bear 3x Shares -38.02% $11.8 M 87,732
SPXS Daily S&P 500 Bear 3x Shares -37.96% $198.0 M 2,833,132
BXDB Barclays Short B Leveraged Inverse S&P 500 TR ETN -37.83% $1.6 M 6,823
VIXY VIX Short-Term Futures ETF -37.78% $100.1 M 1,649,388
VIIX VIX Short-Term ETN -37.45% $9.6 M 62,511
RSXJ Market Vectors Russia Small-Cap ETF -37.29% $69.9 M 50,074
REW UltraShort Technology -37.27% $5.7 M 2,395
VXX S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures ETN -37.25% $964.8 M 45,519,891
SDP UltraShort Utilities -37.21% $6.0 M 5,023
FAZ Daily Financial Bear 3X Shares -37.12% $293.6 M 3,854,541
SPXU UltraPro Short S&P500 -37.03% $473.2 M 4,625,480
DLBS US Treasury Long Bond Bear ETN -36.63% $40.4 M 12,582
QID UltraShort QQQ -36.12% $339.5 M 3,267,474
TBT UltraShort Barclays 20+ Year Treasury -36.09% $3,601.9 M 3,247,770
AGQ Ultra Silver -32.14% $341.8 M 242,355
MIDZ Daily Mid Cap Bear 3x Shares -31.77% $7.6 M 37,303
SMDD UltraPro Short MidCap400 -31.58% $4.5 M 17,230
BNO United States Brent Oil Fund -31.52% $43.1 M 51,265
DTYS US Treasury 10-Year Bear ETN -30.15% $98.2 M 45,723
DOIL 3x Inverse Brent Crude ETN -29.59% $0.6 M 804
UGAZ 3x Long Natural Gas ETN -29.47% $567.9 M 8,050,944
SDOW UltraPro Short Dow30 -29.16% $110.0 M 1,151,038
SFK UltraShort Russell1000 Growth -28.88% $1.3 M 809
RSX Market Vectors Russia ETF -28.30% $2,115.1 M 8,481,346
BRZU Direxion Daily Brazil Bull 3x Shares -27.75% $40.8 M 295,518
RBL SPDR S&P Russia ETF -27.49% $24.9 M 11,811
ERUS iShares MSCI Russia Capped ETF -27.37% $270.2 M 353,615
UDNT 3x Short U.S. Dollar Index Futures ETN -27.15% $2.0 M 3,359
NGE Global X Nigeria Index ETF -27.00% $17.5 M 22,117
SJF UltraShort Russell1000 Value -26.88% $0.6 M 481
SDS UltraShort S&P500 -25.93% $1,181.4 M 9,779,028
TYO Daily 7-10 Year Treasury Bear 3x Shares -25.67% $53.3 M 13,195
SGG Dow Jones-UBS Sugar Subindex Total Return ETN -25.48% $41.6 M 21,352
SDK UltraShort Russell MidCap Growth -25.40% $0.7 M 456
TWQ UltraShort Russell3000 -25.34% $0.5 M 2,091
SJL UltraShort Russell MidCap Value -25.21% $0.5 M 167
FCG ISE-Revere Natural Gas Index Fund -24.90% $345.9 M 726,585
FXP Ultrashort FTSE/Xinhua China -24.89% $71.6 M 72,297
REMX Market Vectors Rare Earth/Strategic Metals ETF -24.88% $62.7 M 21,126
SKF UltraShort Financials -24.87% $66.8 M 29,385
GREK FTSE Greece 20 ETF -24.81% $125.7 M 408,815
TZA Daily Small Cap Bear 3X Shares -24.40% $742.5 M 19,334,020
SZK UltraShort Consumer Goods -24.31% $1.7 M 1,054