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 500 125,992,242 $191,393.8 M
GDX Market Vectors TR Gold Miners 65,635,945 $6,838.2 M
EEM iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF 55,516,582 $32,291.0 M
VXX S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures ETN 42,588,914 $849.6 M
IWM iShares Russell 2000 ETF 37,362,293 $29,689.7 M
QQQ QQQ 34,169,676 $38,149.0 M
EWJ iShares MSCI Japan ETF 34,131,129 $14,057.7 M
XLF Financial Select Sector SPDR 31,804,576 $18,574.7 M
XLE Energy Select Sector SPDR 29,843,869 $11,543.3 M
TVIX Daily 2x VIX Short-Term ETN 29,665,561 $303.9 M
EWZ iShares MSCI Brazil Capped ETF 22,276,945 $3,744.9 M
GDXJ Market Vectors Junior Gold Miners ETF 20,916,291 $2,073.6 M
USO United States Oil Fund 20,655,430 $955.5 M
EFA iShares MSCI EAFE ETF 19,177,311 $54,054.7 M
XIV Daily Inverse VIX Short-Term ETN 18,999,223 $1,046.4 M
UGAZ 3x Long Natural Gas ETN 18,480,926 $482.2 M
FXI iShares China Large-Cap ETF 17,933,305 $6,233.4 M
RSX Market Vectors Russia ETF 17,420,836 $1,447.7 M
NUGT Daily Gold Miners Bull 3x Shares 17,281,996 $990.1 M
TZA Daily Small Cap Bear 3X Shares 16,111,975 $533.0 M
UVXY Ultra VIX Short-Term Futures ETF 15,555,670 $375.1 M
XLU Utilities Select Sector SPDR 13,933,973 $8,269.2 M
DGAZ 3x Inverse Natural Gas ETN 13,357,842 $68.9 M
VWO Emerging Markets ETF 13,194,284 $46,842.7 M
UNG United States Natural Gas Fund LP 13,098,078 $646.2 M
XOP SPDR S&P Oil & Gas Explor & Product 10,687,129 $1,653.7 M
XLI Industrial Select Sector SPDR 9,980,021 $8,572.1 M
IYR iShares U.S. Real Estate ETF 9,953,695 $6,610.2 M
XLV Health Care Select Sector SPDR 9,669,987 $13,371.4 M
SLV Silver Trust 9,376,022 $5,702.0 M
OIH Market Vectors Oil Services ETF 9,343,673 $1,020.6 M
GLD SPDR Gold Trust 8,095,707 $31,155.0 M
XLK Technology Select Sector SPDR 8,048,590 $13,003.2 M
SDS UltraShort S&P500 8,010,479 $1,120.5 M
TNA Daily Small Cap Bull 3X Shares 7,852,327 $967.0 M
UCO Ultra DJ-UBS Crude Oil 7,715,391 $663.9 M
JNK SPDR Barclays Capital High Yield Bond ETF 7,683,965 $9,957.1 M
XLY Consumer Discretionary Select Sector SPDR 7,596,879 $8,823.8 M
XLP Consumer Staples Select Sector SPDR 7,324,116 $9,996.6 M
TLT 20+ Year Treasury Bond ETF 7,117,881 $7,408.9 M
DXJ Japan Hedged Equity Fund 6,932,209 $12,632.8 M
HYG iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond ETF 6,876,171 $14,949.4 M
EWT iShares MSCI Taiwan ETF 6,768,028 $3,567.2 M
EZU iShares MSCI EMU ETF 6,736,192 $7,593.8 M
UWTI 3x Long Crude ETN 6,396,752 $246.8 M
DIA Dow Jones Industrial Average ETF 6,374,207 $12,262.9 M
DUST Daily Gold Miners Bear 3x Shares 6,121,460 $161.3 M
XLB Materials Select Sector SPDR 5,953,854 $2,873.3 M
AMLP Alerian MLP ETF 5,701,943 $9,041.9 M
JDST Daily Junior Gold Miners Index Bear 3x Shares 5,628,067 $72.6 M
VEA Europe Pacific 5,506,079 $24,943.3 M
VGK FTSE Europe ETF 5,064,647 $11,330.0 M
IAU COMEX Gold Trust 4,987,056 $6,935.9 M
EPI India Earnings Fund 4,787,494 $2,321.3 M
IVV Core S&P 500 ETF 4,731,760 $69,016.3 M
SQQQ UltraPro Short QQQ 4,505,971 $232.2 M
SPXU UltraPro Short S&P500 4,485,764 $394.4 M
XHB SPDR Homebuilders ETF 4,478,937 $1,633.1 M
EWG iShares MSCI Germany ETF 4,473,122 $4,929.0 M
ITB iShares U.S. Home Construction ETF 4,290,217 $1,737.2 M
VNQ REIT ETF 4,069,044 $30,123.9 M
SSO Ultra S&P500 3,833,649 $2,193.8 M
KRE SPDR S&P Regional Banking ETF 3,661,859 $1,611.2 M
ERY Daily Energy Bear 3X Shares 3,568,871 $68.4 M
EWH iShares MSCI Hong Kong ETF 3,511,305 $2,872.4 M
SH Short S&P500 3,399,595 $1,330.7 M
EWU iShares MSCI United Kingdom ETF 3,305,633 $2,939.3 M
VTI Total Stock Market ETF 3,178,187 $51,163.3 M
FAZ Daily Financial Bear 3X Shares 3,172,705 $265.3 M
JNUG Daily Junior Gold Miners Index Bull 3x Shares 3,162,082 $292.7 M
DBC DB Commodity Index Tracking Fund 3,119,579 $3,769.1 M
TQQQ UltraPro QQQ 2,974,165 $1,146.1 M
BND Total Bond Market ETF 2,958,518 $26,052.7 M
ERX Daily Energy Bull 3X Shares 2,952,687 $437.9 M
TBT UltraShort Barclays 20+ Year Treasury 2,927,686 $2,645.1 M
QID UltraShort QQQ 2,854,219 $321.6 M
SMH Market Vectors Semiconductor ETF 2,822,176 $506.4 M
BKLN Senior Loan Portfolio 2,783,952 $5,633.1 M
SPXS Daily S&P 500 Bear 3x Shares 2,767,063 $169.3 M
EWY iShares MSCI South Korea Capped ETF 2,743,725 $4,275.0 M
EWI iShares MSCI Italy Capped ETF 2,646,625 $846.0 M
XRT SPDR S&P Retail ETF 2,635,024 $1,544.6 M
HEDJ Europe Hedged Equity Fund 2,573,494 $8,356.2 M
EWW iShares MSCI Mexico Capped ETF 2,547,402 $2,174.7 M
FEZ SPDR Euro STOXX 50 ETF 2,468,659 $4,032.4 M
IEMG Core MSCI Emerging Markets ETF 2,329,890 $6,288.2 M
IWF iShares Russell 1000 Growth ETF 2,258,233 $27,376.5 M
EWA MSCI Australia ETF 2,245,403 $1,524.6 M
ACWI MSCI All Country World Index Fund 2,180,378 $6,620.9 M
SVXY Short VIX Short-Term Futures ETF 2,169,633 $531.1 M
OIL S&P GSCI Crude Oil Tot Ret Idx ETN 2,143,481 $607.0 M
IWD iShares Russell 1000 Value ETF 2,115,524 $25,541.5 M
PFF iShares U.S. Preferred Stock ETF 2,109,964 $12,210.5 M
LQD iShares iBoxx $ Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF 2,089,054 $20,283.0 M
IEF iShares 7-10 Year Treasury Bond ETF 2,038,116 $7,328.8 M
AGG Core Total U.S. Bond Market ETF 2,037,570 $23,898.3 M
VOO S&P 500 ETF 2,034,765 $28,464.2 M
VEU FTSE All World Ex US ETF 2,027,329 $12,517.2 M
MDY SPDR MidCap Trust Series I 1,995,603 $15,446.7 M