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 500 115,442,242 $167,046.0 M
EEM iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF 62,316,988 $35,335.7 M
VXX S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures ETN 48,212,855 $1,192.6 M
IWM iShares Russell 2000 ETF 42,339,477 $24,937.2 M
QQQ QQQ 39,751,809 $42,594.6 M
XLF Financial Select Sector SPDR 37,297,961 $17,308.9 M
GDX Market Vectors TR Gold Miners 33,609,852 $6,675.6 M
EWZ iShares MSCI Brazil Capped ETF 26,320,295 $4,876.9 M
EWJ iShares MSCI Japan ETF 25,667,004 $13,120.3 M
TVIX Daily 2x VIX Short-Term ETN 22,406,381 $414.7 M
FXI iShares China Large-Cap ETF 20,935,227 $5,461.4 M
TZA Daily Small Cap Bear 3X Shares 19,780,551 $635.1 M
XLE Energy Select Sector SPDR 16,031,313 $10,831.3 M
EFA iShares MSCI EAFE ETF 15,958,082 $49,794.6 M
XIV Daily Inverse VIX Short-Term ETN 15,810,066 $1,077.9 M
XLI Industrial Select Sector SPDR 12,088,437 $8,461.7 M
XLU Utilities Select Sector SPDR 11,821,978 $6,532.3 M
VWO Emerging Markets ETF 11,772,369 $45,756.4 M
UVXY Ultra VIX Short-Term Futures ETF 11,103,944 $244.1 M
IYR iShares U.S. Real Estate ETF 10,399,069 $5,142.0 M
SDS UltraShort S&P500 9,518,613 $1,451.9 M
TLT 20+ Year Treasury Bond ETF 9,120,643 $4,729.3 M
XLK Technology Select Sector SPDR 9,104,822 $12,143.7 M
TNA Daily Small Cap Bull 3X Shares 8,915,313 $1,316.7 M
XOP SPDR S&P Oil & Gas Explor & Product 8,809,530 $1,375.8 M
RSX Market Vectors Russia ETF 8,729,566 $1,923.9 M
GDXJ Market Vectors Junior Gold Miners ETF 8,691,377 $2,318.6 M
DGAZ 3x Inverse Natural Gas ETN 8,578,208 $140.7 M
XLP Consumer Staples Select Sector SPDR 8,570,733 $7,929.7 M
XLV Health Care Select Sector SPDR 8,486,495 $10,644.8 M
EWT iShares MSCI Taiwan ETF 7,928,146 $3,015.9 M
SLV Silver Trust 6,851,918 $6,011.9 M
UNG United States Natural Gas Fund LP 6,556,592 $695.3 M
GLD SPDR Gold Trust 6,346,667 $30,184.6 M
DIA Dow Jones Industrial Average ETF 6,241,530 $11,017.2 M
OIH Market Vectors Oil Services ETF 6,223,150 $1,386.0 M
JNK SPDR Barclays Capital High Yield Bond ETF 6,201,375 $8,885.0 M
XLY Consumer Discretionary Select Sector SPDR 6,156,905 $5,747.4 M
XLB Materials Select Sector SPDR 5,928,955 $4,850.5 M
VGK FTSE Europe ETF 5,841,185 $10,989.7 M
EZU iShares MSCI EMU ETF 5,425,197 $7,540.0 M
HYG iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond ETF 5,366,159 $13,237.0 M
SSO Ultra S&P500 5,182,393 $1,917.2 M
USO United States Oil Fund 4,887,261 $487.5 M
SH Short S&P500 4,794,909 $2,189.7 M
NUGT Daily Gold Miners Bull 3x Shares 4,788,979 $772.9 M
UGAZ 3x Long Natural Gas ETN 4,750,639 $431.6 M
EPI India Earnings Fund 4,737,405 $1,930.7 M
EWG iShares MSCI Germany ETF 4,682,094 $4,557.6 M
JNUG Daily Junior Gold Miners Index Bull 3x Shares 4,447,433 $277.6 M
SQQQ UltraPro Short QQQ 4,355,076 $310.9 M
DXJ Japan Hedged Equity Fund 4,342,003 $9,631.8 M
SPXU UltraPro Short S&P500 4,236,930 $524.0 M
XHB SPDR Homebuilders ETF 4,187,294 $1,457.9 M
IVV Core S&P 500 ETF 4,173,888 $61,142.1 M
FAZ Daily Financial Bear 3X Shares 4,131,408 $319.0 M
TBT UltraShort Barclays 20+ Year Treasury 4,067,433 $3,841.4 M
DUST Daily Gold Miners Bear 3x Shares 4,027,450 $146.0 M
EWI iShares MSCI Italy Capped ETF 3,920,200 $1,124.4 M
AMLP Alerian MLP ETF 3,859,967 $9,146.8 M
ITB iShares U.S. Home Construction ETF 3,704,065 $1,401.8 M
KRE SPDR S&P Regional Banking ETF 3,517,211 $1,767.1 M
VEA Europe Pacific 3,505,873 $21,501.3 M
EWH iShares MSCI Hong Kong ETF 3,504,208 $3,258.8 M
EWU iShares MSCI United Kingdom ETF 3,382,715 $3,097.9 M
BKLN Senior Loan Portfolio 3,372,924 $6,283.4 M
QID UltraShort QQQ 3,367,285 $425.1 M
VNQ REIT ETF 3,170,073 $23,957.6 M
SPXS Daily S&P 500 Bear 3x Shares 2,837,008 $275.4 M
SMH Market Vectors Semiconductor ETF 2,828,112 $372.6 M
TQQQ UltraPro QQQ 2,809,653 $775.8 M
JDST Daily Junior Gold Miners Index Bear 3x Shares 2,767,749 $36.4 M
EWY iShares MSCI South Korea Capped ETF 2,555,894 $4,427.3 M
BND Total Bond Market ETF 2,540,991 $24,807.9 M
RWM Short Russell2000 2,443,665 $646.7 M
IAU COMEX Gold Trust 2,414,026 $6,420.1 M
VTI Total Stock Market ETF 2,348,886 $43,471.4 M
SHY 1-3 Year Treasury Bond ETF 2,263,715 $11,966.7 M
MDY SPDR MidCap Trust Series I 2,261,027 $12,902.4 M
FEZ SPDR Euro STOXX 50 ETF 2,248,510 $4,255.3 M
TWM UltraShort Russell2000 2,149,014 $243.7 M
EWW iShares MSCI Mexico Capped ETF 2,096,941 $2,866.5 M
XRT SPDR S&P Retail ETF 2,035,805 $688.7 M
XME SPDR S&P Metals & Mining ETF 1,985,277 $484.2 M
IEF iShares 7-10 Year Treasury Bond ETF 1,960,999 $6,386.4 M
FAS Daily Financial Bull 3X Shares 1,889,292 $1,154.5 M
IWD iShares Russell 1000 Value ETF 1,765,371 $22,470.0 M
SVXY Short VIX Short-Term Futures ETF 1,734,358 $478.6 M
IJH Core S&P Mid-Cap ETF 1,718,751 $20,820.2 M
EWM iShares MSCI Malaysia ETF 1,702,109 $716.3 M
LQD iShares iBoxx $ Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF 1,700,383 $17,862.0 M
QLD Ultra QQQ 1,695,200 $801.1 M
IWF iShares Russell 1000 Growth ETF 1,689,903 $23,643.2 M
EDC Daily Emerging Markets Bull 3X Shares 1,688,368 $242.0 M
IEMG Core MSCI Emerging Markets ETF 1,680,061 $5,610.1 M
SPXL Daily S&P 500 Bull 3x Shares 1,675,942 $446.4 M
VIXY VIX Short-Term Futures ETF 1,660,251 $110.4 M
DBC DB Commodity Index Tracking Fund 1,612,247 $4,801.4 M