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 500 128,474,156 $186,613.7 M
EEM iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF 53,208,109 $29,397.7 M
UWTI 3x Long Crude ETN 49,845,137 $736.4 M
GDX Market Vectors TR Gold Miners 47,757,570 $5,677.2 M
VXX S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures ETN 46,460,914 $1,343.4 M
TVIX Daily 2x VIX Short-Term ETN 34,764,512 $342.6 M
XLF Financial Select Sector SPDR 34,744,660 $17,918.3 M
USO United States Oil Fund 33,869,598 $971.7 M
EWJ iShares MSCI Japan ETF 32,948,578 $16,925.7 M
QQQ QQQ 31,560,451 $38,149.0 M
UGAZ 3x Long Natural Gas ETN 31,070,164 $410.1 M
IWM iShares Russell 2000 ETF 30,836,002 $31,038.9 M
XLE Energy Select Sector SPDR 24,761,475 $12,623.9 M
UVXY Ultra VIX Short-Term Futures ETF 23,083,727 $655.8 M
XIV Daily Inverse VIX Short-Term ETN 20,973,359 $546.3 M
EFA iShares MSCI EAFE ETF 20,076,283 $58,257.0 M
NUGT Daily Gold Miners Bull 3x Shares 19,901,881 $753.1 M
UCO Ultra DJ-UBS Crude Oil 18,250,080 $1,047.4 M
RSX Market Vectors Russia ETF 17,355,430 $1,843.4 M
EWZ iShares MSCI Brazil Capped ETF 17,148,658 $2,935.6 M
FXI iShares China Large-Cap ETF 16,071,697 $6,145.2 M
XLU Utilities Select Sector SPDR 15,478,468 $6,662.6 M
GDXJ Market Vectors Junior Gold Miners ETF 14,546,945 $1,620.0 M
TZA Daily Small Cap Bear 3X Shares 13,602,363 $605.4 M
VWO Emerging Markets ETF 12,341,005 $46,243.1 M
XOP SPDR S&P Oil & Gas Explor & Product 11,618,760 $1,578.2 M
UNG United States Natural Gas Fund LP 11,274,171 $601.1 M
IYR iShares U.S. Real Estate ETF 11,058,295 $6,074.7 M
DGAZ 3x Inverse Natural Gas ETN 10,503,666 $95.0 M
XLV Health Care Select Sector SPDR 10,430,636 $14,375.2 M
XLI Industrial Select Sector SPDR 9,985,127 $7,820.0 M
TLT 20+ Year Treasury Bond ETF 9,544,413 $6,504.0 M
XLK Technology Select Sector SPDR 8,832,681 $12,930.8 M
XLP Consumer Staples Select Sector SPDR 8,558,508 $9,020.1 M
DUST Daily Gold Miners Bear 3x Shares 8,553,221 $164.2 M
EWT iShares MSCI Taiwan ETF 8,515,095 $3,974.5 M
SDS UltraShort S&P500 8,459,203 $1,153.5 M
EZU iShares MSCI EMU ETF 8,342,955 $9,789.7 M
SLV Silver Trust 7,800,144 $5,388.9 M
OIH Market Vectors Oil Services ETF 7,519,798 $1,181.4 M
GLD SPDR Gold Trust 7,497,176 $28,121.9 M
JNK SPDR Barclays Capital High Yield Bond ETF 7,351,823 $11,319.3 M
TNA Daily Small Cap Bull 3X Shares 6,928,345 $686.0 M
HYG iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond ETF 6,846,000 $16,700.8 M
XLY Consumer Discretionary Select Sector SPDR 6,679,358 $11,032.1 M
JDST Daily Junior Gold Miners Index Bear 3x Shares 6,437,919 $85.6 M
VEA Europe Pacific 5,989,302 $25,912.2 M
DIA Dow Jones Industrial Average ETF 5,965,832 $12,003.2 M
EWG iShares MSCI Germany ETF 5,911,466 $6,787.5 M
VGK FTSE Europe ETF 5,645,632 $13,051.4 M
DXJ Japan Hedged Equity Fund 5,636,656 $15,923.1 M
HEDJ Europe Hedged Equity Fund 5,581,681 $17,380.0 M
OIL S&P GSCI Crude Oil Tot Ret Idx ETN 5,161,249 $950.7 M
ITB iShares U.S. Home Construction ETF 5,157,959 $2,271.1 M
XHB SPDR Homebuilders ETF 5,022,999 $2,029.3 M
AMLP Alerian MLP ETF 5,000,765 $8,817.6 M
VNQ REIT ETF 4,803,256 $29,062.0 M
EPI India Earnings Fund 4,752,758 $2,359.0 M
IVV Core S&P 500 ETF 4,612,795 $69,491.3 M
IAU COMEX Gold Trust 4,541,431 $6,273.8 M
XLB Materials Select Sector SPDR 4,354,560 $2,991.9 M
SPXU UltraPro Short S&P500 4,333,621 $422.6 M
DBEF MSCI EAFE Hedged Equity Fund 4,284,145 $7,144.7 M
KRE SPDR S&P Regional Banking ETF 4,241,619 $1,820.1 M
SQQQ UltraPro Short QQQ 4,124,610 $242.4 M
JNUG Daily Junior Gold Miners Index Bull 3x Shares 3,691,297 $169.3 M
SSO Ultra S&P500 3,620,353 $2,122.9 M
TBT UltraShort Barclays 20+ Year Treasury 3,486,382 $2,714.3 M
SMH Market Vectors Semiconductor ETF 3,435,924 $196.7 M
SPXS Daily S&P 500 Bear 3x Shares 3,404,450 $202.0 M
EWU iShares MSCI United Kingdom ETF 3,295,323 $2,808.8 M
FAZ Daily Financial Bear 3X Shares 3,294,021 $261.7 M
ERY Daily Energy Bear 3X Shares 3,248,132 $66.9 M
ERX Daily Energy Bull 3X Shares 3,155,653 $560.2 M
SH Short S&P500 3,106,506 $1,461.8 M
BND Total Bond Market ETF 3,058,753 $27,063.2 M
VTI Total Stock Market ETF 3,042,156 $55,180.2 M
QID UltraShort QQQ 2,906,345 $306.3 M
TQQQ UltraPro QQQ 2,865,658 $1,222.3 M
FEZ SPDR Euro STOXX 50 ETF 2,841,442 $4,776.5 M
EWH iShares MSCI Hong Kong ETF 2,711,744 $2,958.3 M
EWI iShares MSCI Italy Capped ETF 2,664,134 $916.2 M
GASL Daily Natural Gas Related Bull 3x Shares 2,662,337 $95.9 M
DBC DB Commodity Index Tracking Fund 2,621,768 $3,769.1 M
EWY iShares MSCI South Korea Capped ETF 2,597,602 $3,982.1 M
LQD iShares iBoxx $ Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF 2,516,324 $22,380.6 M
BKLN Senior Loan Portfolio 2,428,736 $5,436.8 M
AGG Core Total U.S. Bond Market ETF 2,399,766 $23,994.8 M
EWW iShares MSCI Mexico Capped ETF 2,398,707 $1,714.9 M
UUP DB USD Index Bullish 2,346,887 $1,291.5 M
SVXY Short VIX Short-Term Futures ETF 2,339,021 $289.2 M
PFF iShares U.S. Preferred Stock ETF 2,160,145 $13,082.6 M
IEMG Core MSCI Emerging Markets ETF 2,089,010 $6,730.8 M
SCO UltraShort DJ-UBS Crude Oil 2,029,002 $354.6 M
XME SPDR S&P Metals & Mining ETF 2,016,194 $389.8 M
XRT SPDR S&P Retail ETF 2,012,134 $1,269.3 M
IWF iShares Russell 1000 Growth ETF 2,003,464 $29,529.7 M
EWA MSCI Australia ETF 2,001,523 $1,640.4 M
EWC iShares MSCI Canada ETF 1,933,726 $2,330.7 M