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 500 116,948,781 $167,414.2 M
EEM iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF 61,961,523 $35,756.5 M
VXX S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures ETN 49,005,668 $1,320.3 M
IWM iShares Russell 2000 ETF 42,147,906 $24,617.3 M
QQQ QQQ 40,126,203 $42,594.6 M
XLF Financial Select Sector SPDR 38,463,188 $17,968.9 M
GDX Market Vectors TR Gold Miners 33,543,188 $6,595.0 M
EWZ iShares MSCI Brazil Capped ETF 26,796,625 $5,071.2 M
EWJ iShares MSCI Japan ETF 25,675,584 $13,144.3 M
TVIX Daily 2x VIX Short-Term ETN 23,189,098 $260.0 M
FXI iShares China Large-Cap ETF 21,013,637 $5,516.4 M
TZA Daily Small Cap Bear 3X Shares 19,627,760 $591.0 M
XLE Energy Select Sector SPDR 17,020,232 $10,910.4 M
XIV Daily Inverse VIX Short-Term ETN 16,523,111 $1,324.9 M
EFA iShares MSCI EAFE ETF 16,185,545 $51,197.8 M
XLI Industrial Select Sector SPDR 12,330,874 $8,753.3 M
XLU Utilities Select Sector SPDR 12,059,162 $6,316.4 M
VWO Emerging Markets ETF 11,780,256 $46,465.2 M
UVXY Ultra VIX Short-Term Futures ETF 11,337,688 $222.1 M
IYR iShares U.S. Real Estate ETF 10,696,736 $5,334.8 M
SDS UltraShort S&P500 9,861,563 $1,334.8 M
XLK Technology Select Sector SPDR 9,351,047 $12,651.7 M
XOP SPDR S&P Oil & Gas Explor & Product 9,308,187 $1,249.7 M
TLT 20+ Year Treasury Bond ETF 9,172,945 $4,727.2 M
XLP Consumer Staples Select Sector SPDR 8,972,854 $8,440.6 M
TNA Daily Small Cap Bull 3X Shares 8,868,409 $1,372.4 M
XLV Health Care Select Sector SPDR 8,768,882 $10,644.1 M
GDXJ Market Vectors Junior Gold Miners ETF 8,521,461 $2,287.9 M
RSX Market Vectors Russia ETF 8,372,346 $2,027.4 M
DGAZ 3x Inverse Natural Gas ETN 8,207,762 $102.1 M
EWT iShares MSCI Taiwan ETF 7,861,055 $3,038.1 M
SLV Silver Trust 6,748,680 $5,959.6 M
OIH Market Vectors Oil Services ETF 6,608,573 $1,240.6 M
UNG United States Natural Gas Fund LP 6,509,623 $682.9 M
JNK SPDR Barclays Capital High Yield Bond ETF 6,437,312 $9,442.6 M
DIA Dow Jones Industrial Average ETF 6,335,937 $11,421.7 M
XLY Consumer Discretionary Select Sector SPDR 6,258,159 $5,922.5 M
XLB Materials Select Sector SPDR 6,205,220 $5,268.9 M
GLD SPDR Gold Trust 6,197,385 $30,057.4 M
VGK FTSE Europe ETF 5,879,717 $11,327.0 M
EZU iShares MSCI EMU ETF 5,628,780 $7,632.6 M
HYG iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond ETF 5,552,141 $13,928.4 M
SSO Ultra S&P500 5,298,336 $2,086.5 M
SH Short S&P500 5,009,203 $1,781.9 M
USO United States Oil Fund 4,995,100 $476.6 M
NUGT Daily Gold Miners Bull 3x Shares 4,927,738 $771.9 M
UGAZ 3x Long Natural Gas ETN 4,854,165 $461.2 M
EPI India Earnings Fund 4,705,929 $1,990.5 M
EWG iShares MSCI Germany ETF 4,682,024 $4,702.4 M
JNUG Daily Junior Gold Miners Index Bull 3x Shares 4,544,041 $268.3 M
SQQQ UltraPro Short QQQ 4,466,047 $268.8 M
DXJ Japan Hedged Equity Fund 4,425,062 $9,667.4 M
SPXU UltraPro Short S&P500 4,382,055 $489.1 M
IVV Core S&P 500 ETF 4,253,823 $63,430.2 M
XHB SPDR Homebuilders ETF 4,213,353 $1,631.2 M
FAZ Daily Financial Bear 3X Shares 4,212,197 $276.4 M
AMLP Alerian MLP ETF 3,991,706 $9,367.4 M
TBT UltraShort Barclays 20+ Year Treasury 3,983,156 $3,866.6 M
DUST Daily Gold Miners Bear 3x Shares 3,944,871 $133.7 M
EWI iShares MSCI Italy Capped ETF 3,867,321 $1,140.3 M
ITB iShares U.S. Home Construction ETF 3,737,239 $1,474.3 M
VEA Europe Pacific 3,543,047 $22,242.1 M
KRE SPDR S&P Regional Banking ETF 3,509,929 $2,002.5 M
EWH iShares MSCI Hong Kong ETF 3,464,126 $3,282.3 M
QID UltraShort QQQ 3,422,856 $355.7 M
EWU iShares MSCI United Kingdom ETF 3,421,862 $3,208.1 M
BKLN Senior Loan Portfolio 3,338,898 $6,249.2 M
VNQ REIT ETF 3,218,992 $24,665.0 M
SMH Market Vectors Semiconductor ETF 2,929,535 $352.5 M
SPXS Daily S&P 500 Bear 3x Shares 2,916,074 $219.3 M
TQQQ UltraPro QQQ 2,866,995 $919.4 M
JDST Daily Junior Gold Miners Index Bear 3x Shares 2,613,688 $37.7 M
BND Total Bond Market ETF 2,556,191 $24,924.0 M
EWY iShares MSCI South Korea Capped ETF 2,547,224 $4,436.6 M
RWM Short Russell2000 2,496,920 $609.5 M
IAU COMEX Gold Trust 2,452,721 $6,484.4 M
VTI Total Stock Market ETF 2,439,593 $45,358.4 M
FEZ SPDR Euro STOXX 50 ETF 2,280,038 $4,350.4 M
MDY SPDR MidCap Trust Series I 2,239,304 $13,791.1 M
SHY 1-3 Year Treasury Bond ETF 2,220,232 $12,007.7 M
TWM UltraShort Russell2000 2,138,627 $231.8 M
EWW iShares MSCI Mexico Capped ETF 2,094,958 $2,929.1 M
XME SPDR S&P Metals & Mining ETF 2,080,544 $422.3 M
IEF iShares 7-10 Year Treasury Bond ETF 1,997,261 $6,353.0 M
XRT SPDR S&P Retail ETF 1,953,568 $684.6 M
FAS Daily Financial Bull 3X Shares 1,906,332 $1,319.2 M
SVXY Short VIX Short-Term Futures ETF 1,832,127 $568.2 M
IWD iShares Russell 1000 Value ETF 1,813,636 $23,408.0 M
QLD Ultra QQQ 1,739,385 $878.3 M
IEMG Core MSCI Emerging Markets ETF 1,734,886 $5,676.4 M
IJH Core S&P Mid-Cap ETF 1,726,755 $20,948.8 M
LQD iShares iBoxx $ Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF 1,724,665 $17,920.4 M
IWF iShares Russell 1000 Growth ETF 1,724,564 $24,796.9 M
VIXY VIX Short-Term Futures ETF 1,704,359 $88.3 M
SPXL Daily S&P 500 Bull 3x Shares 1,698,345 $522.5 M
EWM iShares MSCI Malaysia ETF 1,672,562 $733.8 M
AGG Core Total U.S. Bond Market ETF 1,668,001 $20,650.4 M
EDC Daily Emerging Markets Bull 3X Shares 1,660,509 $259.2 M