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
RUSS Daily Russia Bear 3x Shares -75.12% $70.3 M 1,985,945
UVXY Ultra VIX Short-Term Futures ETF -60.52% $529.8 M 25,003,441
TVIX Daily 2x VIX Short-Term ETN -59.06% $257.8 M 29,329,551
YANG Daily China Bear 3x Shares -54.78% $29.0 M 412,581
UGAZ 3x Long Natural Gas ETN -51.51% $451.5 M 31,255,268
JDST Daily Junior Gold Miners Index Bear 3x Shares -41.27% $82.5 M 5,946,771
GAZ DJ-UBS Natural Gas Subindex Total Return ETN -40.80% $11.8 M 53,888
FXP Ultrashort FTSE/Xinhua China -39.77% $41.1 M 80,536
DUST Daily Gold Miners Bear 3x Shares -38.77% $162.0 M 8,116,422
CVOL C-Tracks ETN Citi Volatility Index Total Return -38.53% $4.7 M 119,927
DWTI 3x Inverse Crude ETN -35.84% $253.7 M 1,165,473
BOIL Ultra DJ-UBS Natural Gas -34.28% $59.1 M 336,134
VIIX VIX Short-Term ETN -34.00% $6.7 M 61,438
VIXY VIX Short-Term Futures ETF -33.87% $148.0 M 1,282,489
BIS UltraShort Nasdaq Biotechnology -33.70% $99.6 M 373,356
VXX S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures ETN -33.70% $1,136.6 M 41,552,316
EDZ Daily Emerging Markets Bear 3X Shares -33.16% $79.2 M 790,578
UWTI 3x Long Crude ETN -32.72% $747.4 M 64,529,438
EWV UltraShort MSCI Japan -29.58% $9.2 M 3,911
DPK Daily Developed Markets Bear 3x Shares -29.24% $4.8 M 7,688
COLX Market Vectors Colombia ETF -29.24% $2.5 M 2,630
BARL S&P 500 Crude Oil Linked ETN -23.24% $7.7 M 1,006
EEV UltraShort MSCI Emerging Markets -22.80% $31.0 M 46,963
SQQQ UltraPro Short QQQ -22.22% $264.6 M 4,023,875
URR Market Vectors-Double Long Euro ETN -21.95% $2.3 M 4,466
SCO UltraShort DJ-UBS Crude Oil -21.92% $293.8 M 2,109,692
TVIZ Daily 2x VIX Medium-Term ETN -20.95% $1.2 M 1,747
YXI Short FTSE/Xinhua China -20.93% $3.3 M 4,190
ERY Daily Energy Bear 3X Shares -20.10% $73.2 M 2,882,659
ULE Ultra Euro -19.95% $14.9 M 64,545
JO Dow Jones-UBS Coffee ETN -19.75% $82.1 M 105,541
EFU UltraShort MSCI EAFE -19.75% $4.9 M 2,256
DTYS US Treasury 10-Year Bear ETN -19.49% $79.0 M 70,752
TZA Daily Small Cap Bear 3X Shares -19.25% $638.4 M 12,407,314
MIDZ Daily Mid Cap Bear 3x Shares -19.20% $6.9 M 33,198
CAFE Pure Beta Coffee ETN -19.10% $5.2 M 9,212
JNUG Daily Junior Gold Miners Index Bull 3x Shares -19.10% $195.8 M 3,585,411
SMDD UltraPro Short MidCap400 -19.01% $6.5 M 12,539
SRTY UltraPro Short Russell2000 -18.96% $74.5 M 898,638
EPV UltraShort MSCI Europe ETF -18.74% $26.6 M 15,538
RXD UltraShort Health Care -18.63% $1.8 M 6,668
WEAT Wheat Fund -18.52% $23.7 M 50,914
JJT Dow Jones-UBS Tin Total Return Sub-Index ETN -18.33% $2.1 M 909
GREK FTSE Greece 20 ETF -18.21% $234.8 M 960,844
TECS Daily Technology Bear 3x Shares -16.83% $14.6 M 100,481
CANE Sugar Fund -16.25% $2.5 M 2,803
TLL UltraShort Telecommunications -15.84% $0.1 M 257
QID UltraShort QQQ -15.05% $306.3 M 2,572,903
UDNT 3x Short U.S. Dollar Index Futures ETN -14.56% $3.7 M 12,321
TAPR Barclays Inverse U.S. Treasury Composite ETN -14.55% $18.7 M 4,148
SGAR Pure Beta Sugar ETN -14.46% $0.8 M 875
DSLV 3x Inverse Silver ETN -14.33% $13.1 M 32,370
TMV Daily 20 Year Plus Treasury Bear 3x Shares -13.99% $425.3 M 619,170
BZQ UltraShort MSCI Brazil -13.96% $24.1 M 25,723
UNG United States Natural Gas Fund LP -13.95% $648.8 M 8,851,010
JJN DJ-UBS Nickel Total Return Sub-Index ETN -13.86% $6.5 M 2,877
DCNG Seasonal Natural Gas ETN -13.51% $0.9 M 366
AGF DB Agriculture Long ETN -13.45% $2.2 M 369