Most Popular ETFs: Top 100 ETFs By Trading Volume

The following table lists the top 100 most heavily traded exchange-traded products, highlighting the funds that will generally be the most liquid. Generally, ETFs with the highest average volume are used widely as trading vehicles among active traders. The figures below reflect the average daily trading volume for each ETF over the previous three month period; this metric is less susceptible to daily fluctuations than is the normal daily volume metric. The following table also includes the assets under management for each of these ETF, in thousands of U.S. dollars. These figures are updated daily; numbers will not reflect intraday activity.

Symbol
Name
Avg Volume
AUM
SPY SPDR S&P 500 133,855,438 $188,227.0 M
EEM iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF 63,460,391 $30,760.0 M
GDX Market Vectors TR Gold Miners 59,841,777 $6,052.9 M
VXX S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures ETN 51,567,859 $925.8 M
IWM iShares Russell 2000 ETF 45,760,266 $29,021.1 M
QQQ QQQ 41,963,344 $45,214.3 M
XLF Financial Select Sector SPDR 39,320,230 $20,520.3 M
EWJ iShares MSCI Japan ETF 35,727,027 $14,597.9 M
EWZ iShares MSCI Brazil Capped ETF 32,726,031 $3,834.9 M
TVIX Daily 2x VIX Short-Term ETN 30,919,521 $348.1 M
XLE Energy Select Sector SPDR 29,327,172 $10,463.6 M
FXI iShares China Large-Cap ETF 21,271,729 $5,627.8 M
TZA Daily Small Cap Bear 3X Shares 20,170,547 $617.4 M
JNUG Daily Junior Gold Miners Index Bull 3x Shares 20,170,004 $182.6 M
XIV Daily Inverse VIX Short-Term ETN 20,034,916 $891.9 M
EFA iShares MSCI EAFE ETF 18,814,221 $51,603.6 M
GDXJ Market Vectors Junior Gold Miners ETF 17,540,670 $1,460.0 M
UVXY Ultra VIX Short-Term Futures ETF 14,578,300 $268.1 M
VWO Emerging Markets ETF 13,346,412 $43,860.3 M
XLU Utilities Select Sector SPDR 13,253,705 $6,630.4 M
NUGT Daily Gold Miners Bull 3x Shares 13,153,104 $645.4 M
DGAZ 3x Inverse Natural Gas ETN 13,103,006 $63.7 M
XOP SPDR S&P Oil & Gas Explor & Product 12,578,914 $924.5 M
XLI Industrial Select Sector SPDR 12,474,222 $9,250.2 M
RSX Market Vectors Russia ETF 12,331,824 $1,393.0 M
USO United States Oil Fund 11,702,235 $323.5 M
IYR iShares U.S. Real Estate ETF 11,157,430 $5,837.5 M
SDS UltraShort S&P500 10,639,195 $1,208.1 M
OIH Market Vectors Oil Services ETF 10,626,091 $1,016.4 M
XLV Health Care Select Sector SPDR 10,217,519 $12,455.4 M
UGAZ 3x Long Natural Gas ETN 10,136,711 $654.8 M
UNG United States Natural Gas Fund LP 10,025,420 $727.7 M
XLK Technology Select Sector SPDR 9,951,326 $13,097.8 M
TNA Daily Small Cap Bull 3X Shares 9,086,763 $1,023.1 M
SLV Silver Trust 9,040,426 $5,403.3 M
XLP Consumer Staples Select Sector SPDR 8,756,107 $9,804.2 M
XLB Materials Select Sector SPDR 8,640,854 $2,740.1 M
JNK SPDR Barclays Capital High Yield Bond ETF 8,034,183 $9,243.6 M
TLT 20+ Year Treasury Bond ETF 7,803,194 $5,937.0 M
EWT iShares MSCI Taiwan ETF 7,444,789 $3,083.5 M
HYG iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond ETF 7,437,574 $13,665.0 M
XLY Consumer Discretionary Select Sector SPDR 7,395,526 $7,907.4 M
DIA Dow Jones Industrial Average ETF 7,375,509 $12,439.3 M
GLD SPDR Gold Trust 7,122,606 $27,804.5 M
DXJ Japan Hedged Equity Fund 7,067,936 $12,151.6 M
VGK FTSE Europe ETF 5,694,529 $11,190.4 M
AMLP Alerian MLP ETF 5,653,936 $8,955.5 M
SQQQ UltraPro Short QQQ 5,380,320 $256.3 M
EZU iShares MSCI EMU ETF 5,288,046 $7,307.6 M
SSO Ultra S&P500 5,272,519 $2,194.9 M
SH Short S&P500 5,214,001 $1,469.9 M
SPXU UltraPro Short S&P500 5,191,368 $463.5 M
EPI India Earnings Fund 5,074,546 $2,046.7 M
IVV Core S&P 500 ETF 5,062,361 $68,115.9 M
VEA Europe Pacific 4,656,001 $23,241.0 M
DUST Daily Gold Miners Bear 3x Shares 4,449,068 $138.3 M
EWG iShares MSCI Germany ETF 4,148,066 $4,620.0 M
FAZ Daily Financial Bear 3X Shares 4,065,268 $283.2 M
XHB SPDR Homebuilders ETF 4,024,740 $1,560.4 M
VNQ REIT ETF 3,892,451 $26,918.1 M
IAU COMEX Gold Trust 3,831,852 $6,204.4 M
KRE SPDR S&P Regional Banking ETF 3,828,777 $2,132.8 M
ITB iShares U.S. Home Construction ETF 3,690,963 $1,517.7 M
EWH iShares MSCI Hong Kong ETF 3,689,734 $2,709.6 M
QID UltraShort QQQ 3,582,846 $354.0 M
JDST Daily Junior Gold Miners Index Bear 3x Shares 3,573,440 $76.4 M
TQQQ UltraPro QQQ 3,469,409 $1,070.8 M
SMH Market Vectors Semiconductor ETF 3,418,795 $408.6 M
ERY Daily Energy Bear 3X Shares 3,348,528 $89.8 M
BKLN Senior Loan Portfolio 3,241,775 $5,607.4 M
SPXS Daily S&P 500 Bear 3x Shares 3,195,946 $200.7 M
UCO Ultra DJ-UBS Crude Oil 3,190,552 $384.4 M
EWU iShares MSCI United Kingdom ETF 3,034,291 $2,811.5 M
VTI Total Stock Market ETF 3,024,714 $49,353.0 M
TBT UltraShort Barclays 20+ Year Treasury 3,005,185 $3,163.9 M
BND Total Bond Market ETF 2,982,791 $26,260.4 M
RUSL Daily Russia Bull 3x Shares 2,840,835 $105.5 M
EWY iShares MSCI South Korea Capped ETF 2,828,266 $4,152.4 M
EWI iShares MSCI Italy Capped ETF 2,759,255 $861.8 M
XRT SPDR S&P Retail ETF 2,609,420 $1,374.3 M
RWM Short Russell2000 2,586,960 $478.1 M
XME SPDR S&P Metals & Mining ETF 2,577,662 $366.7 M
EWW iShares MSCI Mexico Capped ETF 2,528,520 $2,166.0 M
DBC DB Commodity Index Tracking Fund 2,514,831 $4,083.5 M
FEZ SPDR Euro STOXX 50 ETF 2,410,703 $3,963.4 M
MDY SPDR MidCap Trust Series I 2,389,597 $15,020.2 M
SHY 1-3 Year Treasury Bond ETF 2,354,432 $8,148.7 M
SVXY Short VIX Short-Term Futures ETF 2,290,728 $527.6 M
EWA MSCI Australia ETF 2,210,622 $1,530.1 M
IWD iShares Russell 1000 Value ETF 2,129,045 $25,282.9 M
LQD iShares iBoxx $ Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF 2,116,640 $19,048.0 M
IEF iShares 7-10 Year Treasury Bond ETF 2,101,898 $7,285.0 M
IEMG Core MSCI Emerging Markets ETF 2,082,308 $5,624.4 M
ERX Daily Energy Bull 3X Shares 2,064,497 $387.3 M
IWF iShares Russell 1000 Growth ETF 2,048,552 $26,816.8 M
AGG Core Total U.S. Bond Market ETF 1,975,571 $22,821.7 M
TWM UltraShort Russell2000 1,972,783 $199.0 M
AMJ Alerian MLP Index ETN 1,964,897 $5,734.2 M
EWC iShares MSCI Canada ETF 1,959,589 $2,631.8 M