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 87,204,055 $181,413.3 M
EEM iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF 47,856,480 $42,335.9 M
IWM iShares Russell 2000 ETF 35,683,742 $24,659.0 M
VXX S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures ETN 34,700,594 $1,163.9 M
GDX Market Vectors TR Gold Miners 31,754,158 $7,311.2 M
QQQ QQQ 30,157,109 $46,997.0 M
XLF Financial Select Sector SPDR 28,392,334 $19,191.7 M
EWJ iShares MSCI Japan ETF 22,881,105 $14,166.4 M
EWZ iShares MSCI Brazil Capped ETF 18,644,975 $5,308.2 M
TZA Daily Small Cap Bear 3X Shares 17,837,393 $830.6 M
FXI iShares China Large-Cap ETF 16,452,410 $5,807.4 M
TVIX Daily 2x VIX Short-Term ETN 13,419,217 $211.5 M
EFA iShares MSCI EAFE ETF 13,245,034 $54,547.4 M
XLU Utilities Select Sector SPDR 11,135,491 $5,429.1 M
VWO Emerging Markets ETF 10,442,346 $49,450.0 M
XIV Daily Inverse VIX Short-Term ETN 9,975,671 $663.1 M
XLE Energy Select Sector SPDR 9,416,791 $10,969.3 M
XLI Industrial Select Sector SPDR 9,120,663 $9,061.5 M
IYR iShares U.S. Real Estate ETF 8,957,069 $4,641.7 M
UVXY Ultra VIX Short-Term Futures ETF 8,369,220 $325.4 M
DGAZ 3x Inverse Natural Gas ETN 8,343,839 $236.3 M
GDXJ Market Vectors Junior Gold Miners ETF 8,207,374 $2,424.0 M
TLT 20+ Year Treasury Bond ETF 8,134,892 $4,761.9 M
TNA Daily Small Cap Bull 3X Shares 7,820,158 $896.4 M
XLK Technology Select Sector SPDR 7,003,157 $14,061.4 M
SDS UltraShort S&P500 6,809,603 $1,474.6 M
RSX Market Vectors Russia ETF 6,763,833 $1,741.4 M
GLD SPDR Gold Trust 6,708,317 $30,744.3 M
XLP Consumer Staples Select Sector SPDR 6,605,580 $7,344.2 M
SLV Silver Trust 6,528,127 $6,295.9 M
EWT iShares MSCI Taiwan ETF 6,526,737 $3,199.2 M
XLV Health Care Select Sector SPDR 6,330,612 $11,318.0 M
UNG United States Natural Gas Fund LP 6,184,126 $690.1 M
EZU iShares MSCI EMU ETF 5,301,508 $8,821.3 M
XLY Consumer Discretionary Select Sector SPDR 5,223,408 $6,837.3 M
XOP SPDR S&P Oil & Gas Explor & Product 5,094,769 $1,291.5 M
JNK SPDR Barclays Capital High Yield Bond ETF 4,515,891 $9,085.2 M
XLB Materials Select Sector SPDR 4,488,523 $5,193.9 M
DIA Dow Jones Industrial Average ETF 4,409,375 $11,276.1 M
EWG iShares MSCI Germany ETF 4,403,828 $5,092.9 M
DUST Daily Gold Miners Bear 3x Shares 4,260,949 $188.7 M
VGK FTSE Europe ETF 4,258,194 $15,150.9 M
XHB SPDR Homebuilders ETF 4,162,318 $1,515.5 M
EPI India Earnings Fund 3,940,046 $2,092.9 M
EWI iShares MSCI Italy Capped ETF 3,918,128 $1,453.1 M
SSO Ultra S&P500 3,902,521 $2,186.3 M
NUGT Daily Gold Miners Bull 3x Shares 3,890,608 $692.9 M
TBT UltraShort Barclays 20+ Year Treasury 3,752,569 $4,538.2 M
HYG iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond ETF 3,711,708 $12,269.5 M
DXJ Japan Hedged Equity Fund 3,572,186 $10,639.4 M
IVV Core S&P 500 ETF 3,513,799 $62,184.1 M
USO United States Oil Fund 3,511,780 $539.3 M
OIH Market Vectors Oil Services ETF 3,479,454 $1,248.3 M
SQQQ UltraPro Short QQQ 3,227,491 $325.1 M
FAZ Daily Financial Bear 3X Shares 3,169,428 $343.5 M
ITB iShares U.S. Home Construction ETF 3,167,483 $1,561.9 M
SH Short S&P500 3,125,609 $1,522.1 M
JNUG Daily Junior Gold Miners Index Bull 3x Shares 3,085,308 $242.3 M
SPXU UltraPro Short S&P500 3,068,569 $507.3 M
JDST Daily Junior Gold Miners Index Bear 3x Shares 3,046,543 $67.0 M
EWH iShares MSCI Hong Kong ETF 3,021,826 $3,162.8 M
UGAZ 3x Long Natural Gas ETN 2,971,802 $241.8 M
AMLP Alerian MLP ETF 2,943,086 $9,538.5 M
VEA Europe Pacific 2,911,642 $23,816.0 M
KRE SPDR S&P Regional Banking ETF 2,803,997 $2,355.3 M
BKLN Senior Loan Portfolio 2,766,958 $6,796.9 M
VNQ REIT ETF 2,734,741 $23,794.9 M
QID UltraShort QQQ 2,594,838 $374.7 M
EWU iShares MSCI United Kingdom ETF 2,551,514 $4,177.5 M
IEF iShares 7-10 Year Treasury Bond ETF 2,123,646 $4,747.6 M
TQQQ UltraPro QQQ 2,075,346 $874.1 M
EWY iShares MSCI South Korea Capped ETF 2,057,926 $4,769.2 M
IAU COMEX Gold Trust 2,047,006 $6,457.7 M
MDY SPDR MidCap Trust Series I 1,936,351 $15,108.3 M
SMH Market Vectors Semiconductor ETF 1,916,482 $290.0 M
FEZ SPDR Euro STOXX 50 ETF 1,902,798 $5,180.3 M
BND Total Bond Market ETF 1,889,451 $21,990.7 M
TWM UltraShort Russell2000 1,885,825 $304.1 M
XRT SPDR S&P Retail ETF 1,881,922 $650.8 M
EWW iShares MSCI Mexico Capped ETF 1,843,749 $3,231.2 M
VTI Total Stock Market ETF 1,822,154 $47,050.6 M
SPXS Daily S&P 500 Bear 3x Shares 1,774,111 $253.2 M
DBC DB Commodity Index Tracking Fund 1,717,342 $5,105.4 M
IJH Core S&P Mid-Cap ETF 1,698,609 $24,604.4 M
FAS Daily Financial Bull 3X Shares 1,665,560 $1,316.9 M
EDC Daily Emerging Markets Bull 3X Shares 1,614,135 $310.4 M
PFF iShares U.S. Preferred Stock ETF 1,598,328 $10,360.9 M
RWM Short Russell2000 1,490,102 $820.4 M
LQD iShares iBoxx $ Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF 1,458,303 $17,335.5 M
IWF iShares Russell 1000 Growth ETF 1,449,317 $25,407.4 M
SHY 1-3 Year Treasury Bond ETF 1,381,700 $8,096.8 M
IWD iShares Russell 1000 Value ETF 1,361,003 $24,124.9 M
EWM iShares MSCI Malaysia ETF 1,336,242 $760.0 M
XME SPDR S&P Metals & Mining ETF 1,327,688 $543.0 M
EWA MSCI Australia ETF 1,310,320 $1,904.6 M
SPXL Daily S&P 500 Bull 3x Shares 1,283,491 $428.9 M
QLD Ultra QQQ 1,270,017 $948.2 M
IEMG Core MSCI Emerging Markets ETF 1,235,568 $5,872.2 M