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 -82.64% $86.0 M 2,526,734
CVOL C-Tracks ETN Citi Volatility Index Total Return -66.18% $4.6 M 73,682
TVIX Daily 2x VIX Short-Term ETN -64.53% $159.6 M 11,730,845
UVXY Ultra VIX Short-Term Futures ETF -64.39% $268.0 M 7,477,494
DUST Daily Gold Miners Bear 3x Shares -62.93% $273.9 M 3,722,025
DGAZ 3x Inverse Natural Gas ETN -50.45% $235.5 M 9,018,631
SOXS Daily Semiconductor Bear 3x Shares -49.31% $18.1 M 123,685
BRZS Direxion Daily Brazil Bear 3x Shares -48.60% $3.7 M 12,126
RUSL Daily Russia Bull 3x Shares -47.29% $124.5 M 502,080
DRV Daily Real Estate Bear 3x Shares -46.55% $12.0 M 44,131
TVIZ Daily 2x VIX Medium-Term ETN -42.38% $0.8 M 6,731
TMV Daily 20 Year Plus Treasury Bear 3x Shares -41.71% $613.0 M 465,923
SSG UltraShort Semiconductors -41.48% $3.9 M 8,103
TTT UltraPro Short 20+ Year Treasury -41.16% $118.0 M 40,645
SBND 3x Short 25+ Year Treasury Bond ETN -38.52% $57.4 M 53,449
BXDB Barclays Short B Leveraged Inverse S&P 500 TR ETN -37.83% $1.6 M 6,823
BIS UltraShort Nasdaq Biotechnology -37.26% $69.0 M 395,355
SQQQ UltraPro Short QQQ -36.86% $325.7 M 3,195,501
TECS Daily Technology Bear 3x Shares -35.85% $14.4 M 60,254
VIXY VIX Short-Term Futures ETF -35.30% $104.0 M 996,518
VIIX VIX Short-Term ETN -35.02% $7.2 M 51,057
VXX S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures ETN -34.90% $1,117.4 M 33,225,438
YANG Daily China Bear 3x Shares -32.63% $14.7 M 57,568
BZQ UltraShort MSCI Brazil -32.56% $14.5 M 15,209
UGAZ 3x Long Natural Gas ETN -32.04% $241.3 M 1,562,102
ERY Daily Energy Bear 3X Shares -31.96% $42.8 M 413,889
SRS UltraShort Real Estate -31.87% $43.3 M 60,142
EMT Dow Jones Emerging Markets Metals & Mining Titans Index Fund -31.17% $7.5 M 12,113
DOIL 3x Inverse Brent Crude ETN -29.59% $0.6 M 804
TBT UltraShort Barclays 20+ Year Treasury -29.46% $4,336.0 M 3,663,751
FINZ UltraPro Short Financials -29.22% $4.0 M 1,010
REW UltraShort Technology -28.65% $4.0 M 3,763
EDZ Daily Emerging Markets Bear 3X Shares -28.62% $107.9 M 1,060,300
DLBS US Treasury Long Bond Bear ETN -28.51% $42.4 M 8,682
GASX Daily Natural Gas Related Bear 3x Shares -27.96% $7.4 M 43,871
RXD UltraShort Health Care -27.13% $1.8 M 3,681
SPXS Daily S&P 500 Bear 3x Shares -26.61% $235.8 M 1,699,865
SPXU UltraPro Short S&P500 -25.78% $514.2 M 3,067,545
LPLT 2x Long Platinum ETN -25.73% $4.3 M 1,400
QID UltraShort QQQ -25.62% $366.1 M 2,728,237
SDP UltraShort Utilities -25.58% $5.0 M 12,715
KOLD UltraShort DJ-UBS Natural Gas -25.52% $24.0 M 51,794
MIDZ Daily Mid Cap Bear 3x Shares -24.33% $9.8 M 21,897
SMDD UltraPro Short MidCap400 -23.98% $9.1 M 10,952
JPX UltraShort MSCI Pacific ex-Japan -23.61% $1.9 M 1,393
VIXM VIX Mid-Term Futures ETF -23.12% $42.1 M 85,049
VIIZ VIX Medium-Term ETN -23.07% $1.5 M 2,408
FAZ Daily Financial Bear 3X Shares -22.60% $331.9 M 3,254,091
DGLD 3x Inverse Gold ETN -22.54% $8.9 M 12,665
VXZ S&P 500 VIX Mid-Term Futures ETN -22.46% $63.7 M 1,140,449
DTYS US Treasury 10-Year Bear ETN -22.18% $88.6 M 35,906
RSXJ Market Vectors Russia Small-Cap ETF -21.61% $64.5 M 65,800
FXP Ultrashort FTSE/Xinhua China -21.37% $77.0 M 50,677
DUG UltraShort Oil & Gas -20.87% $40.1 M 72,080
TYO Daily 7-10 Year Treasury Bear 3x Shares -20.11% $55.8 M 16,192
SMN UltraShort Basic Materials -19.25% $13.5 M 10,125
EEV UltraShort MSCI Emerging Markets -19.08% $36.0 M 62,317
MLPS E-TRACS 1xMonthly Short Alerian MLP Infrastructure Total Return ETN -17.99% $4.0 M 1,858
KORZ Direxion Daily South Korea Bear 3X Shares -17.87% $1.0 M 679
TWQ UltraShort Russell3000 -17.86% $0.6 M 1,243
REK Short Real Estate -17.70% $31.6 M 4,752
SDS UltraShort S&P500 -17.60% $1,487.4 M 6,679,592
SMK UltraShort MSCI Mexico -17.19% $0.9 M 795
SFK UltraShort Russell1000 Growth -16.98% $2.6 M 2,478
SJL UltraShort Russell MidCap Value -16.87% $0.5 M 427
SDK UltraShort Russell MidCap Growth -16.61% $0.8 M 818