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 500 117,895,070 $199,980.5 M
EEM iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF 62,128,203 $36,589.3 M
GDX Market Vectors TR Gold Miners 50,119,938 $6,320.7 M
VXX S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures ETN 45,869,871 $923.7 M
IWM iShares Russell 2000 ETF 43,265,016 $27,184.1 M
QQQ QQQ 38,609,637 $42,594.6 M
XLF Financial Select Sector SPDR 37,683,727 $18,380.8 M
EWZ iShares MSCI Brazil Capped ETF 32,635,430 $5,394.6 M
EWJ iShares MSCI Japan ETF 31,672,416 $15,637.2 M
TVIX Daily 2x VIX Short-Term ETN 25,434,570 $261.0 M
XLE Energy Select Sector SPDR 21,171,867 $10,933.8 M
FXI iShares China Large-Cap ETF 20,059,010 $5,536.4 M
TZA Daily Small Cap Bear 3X Shares 19,578,979 $755.8 M
XIV Daily Inverse VIX Short-Term ETN 17,011,736 $1,179.2 M
EFA iShares MSCI EAFE ETF 16,759,975 $54,302.3 M
GDXJ Market Vectors Junior Gold Miners ETF 13,931,904 $1,880.8 M
XLU Utilities Select Sector SPDR 12,597,093 $6,485.9 M
JNUG Daily Junior Gold Miners Index Bull 3x Shares 12,335,370 $287.3 M
UVXY Ultra VIX Short-Term Futures ETF 12,199,294 $420.6 M
VWO Emerging Markets ETF 11,859,294 $47,860.6 M
DGAZ 3x Inverse Natural Gas ETN 11,342,897 $149.8 M
XLI Industrial Select Sector SPDR 11,070,689 $9,555.1 M
IYR iShares U.S. Real Estate ETF 10,606,718 $5,050.7 M
XOP SPDR S&P Oil & Gas Explor & Product 10,454,410 $1,280.5 M
SDS UltraShort S&P500 9,860,012 $1,159.1 M
NUGT Daily Gold Miners Bull 3x Shares 9,631,706 $789.8 M
XLK Technology Select Sector SPDR 9,367,813 $12,923.1 M
XLV Health Care Select Sector SPDR 9,234,182 $12,496.8 M
TNA Daily Small Cap Bull 3X Shares 8,898,100 $940.3 M
UNG United States Natural Gas Fund LP 8,766,521 $649.8 M
OIH Market Vectors Oil Services ETF 8,609,956 $1,177.7 M
RSX Market Vectors Russia ETF 8,409,546 $2,113.1 M
XLP Consumer Staples Select Sector SPDR 8,193,439 $9,613.5 M
TLT 20+ Year Treasury Bond ETF 8,154,067 $5,231.1 M
SLV Silver Trust 8,019,904 $5,689.1 M
XLB Materials Select Sector SPDR 7,807,295 $3,235.8 M
UGAZ 3x Long Natural Gas ETN 7,780,259 $439.7 M
EWT iShares MSCI Taiwan ETF 7,368,187 $3,325.2 M
GLD SPDR Gold Trust 6,739,164 $27,743.4 M
USO United States Oil Fund 6,679,003 $448.3 M
JNK SPDR Barclays Capital High Yield Bond ETF 6,575,493 $9,548.5 M
DIA Dow Jones Industrial Average ETF 6,480,989 $12,806.3 M
XLY Consumer Discretionary Select Sector SPDR 6,170,538 $6,897.6 M
DXJ Japan Hedged Equity Fund 5,843,879 $12,594.2 M
HYG iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond ETF 5,739,162 $13,970.5 M
VGK FTSE Europe ETF 5,587,852 $12,031.3 M
SSO Ultra S&P500 5,182,164 $2,434.7 M
SH Short S&P500 4,998,788 $1,454.7 M
EZU iShares MSCI EMU ETF 4,950,841 $7,494.1 M
SQQQ UltraPro Short QQQ 4,713,148 $266.0 M
SPXU UltraPro Short S&P500 4,607,306 $466.3 M
IVV Core S&P 500 ETF 4,568,262 $70,234.0 M
EPI India Earnings Fund 4,521,930 $2,302.4 M
AMLP Alerian MLP ETF 4,375,680 $9,668.1 M
DUST Daily Gold Miners Bear 3x Shares 4,158,486 $150.6 M
EWG iShares MSCI Germany ETF 4,000,617 $4,911.2 M
FAZ Daily Financial Bear 3X Shares 3,907,126 $303.1 M
XHB SPDR Homebuilders ETF 3,834,035 $1,620.2 M
VEA Europe Pacific 3,769,303 $23,729.1 M
ITB iShares U.S. Home Construction ETF 3,746,959 $1,651.8 M
VNQ REIT ETF 3,498,629 $26,106.5 M
KRE SPDR S&P Regional Banking ETF 3,462,409 $2,242.3 M
EWU iShares MSCI United Kingdom ETF 3,317,448 $3,103.7 M
TBT UltraShort Barclays 20+ Year Treasury 3,307,609 $3,721.9 M
QID UltraShort QQQ 3,294,545 $337.7 M
IAU COMEX Gold Trust 3,092,865 $6,206.5 M
TQQQ UltraPro QQQ 3,079,286 $1,060.2 M
JDST Daily Junior Gold Miners Index Bear 3x Shares 3,005,165 $66.7 M
BKLN Senior Loan Portfolio 2,991,644 $6,182.7 M
SMH Market Vectors Semiconductor ETF 2,936,392 $355.6 M
SPXS Daily S&P 500 Bear 3x Shares 2,845,299 $197.1 M
EWH iShares MSCI Hong Kong ETF 2,838,706 $3,342.7 M
EWI iShares MSCI Italy Capped ETF 2,627,118 $1,000.1 M
VTI Total Stock Market ETF 2,564,767 $50,434.2 M
EWY iShares MSCI South Korea Capped ETF 2,555,604 $4,393.3 M
BND Total Bond Market ETF 2,512,311 $23,660.7 M
SHY 1-3 Year Treasury Bond ETF 2,468,977 $8,326.0 M
RWM Short Russell2000 2,433,712 $496.9 M
XME SPDR S&P Metals & Mining ETF 2,298,935 $410.0 M
MDY SPDR MidCap Trust Series I 2,297,468 $15,373.0 M
ERY Daily Energy Bear 3X Shares 2,296,442 $47.6 M
FEZ SPDR Euro STOXX 50 ETF 2,189,088 $4,260.4 M
XRT SPDR S&P Retail ETF 2,137,547 $1,047.2 M
IEF iShares 7-10 Year Treasury Bond ETF 2,024,629 $5,918.8 M
EWW iShares MSCI Mexico Capped ETF 2,015,359 $2,926.4 M
TWM UltraShort Russell2000 1,963,227 $202.5 M
IEMG Core MSCI Emerging Markets ETF 1,933,811 $6,137.7 M
LQD iShares iBoxx $ Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF 1,923,264 $18,661.4 M
EWC iShares MSCI Canada ETF 1,904,467 $2,935.4 M
DBC DB Commodity Index Tracking Fund 1,884,730 $4,646.2 M
SVXY Short VIX Short-Term Futures ETF 1,866,964 $506.1 M
IWD iShares Russell 1000 Value ETF 1,851,976 $25,249.6 M
IWF iShares Russell 1000 Growth ETF 1,817,095 $26,715.5 M
QLD Ultra QQQ 1,802,371 $1,049.7 M
UUP DB USD Index Bullish 1,781,224 $938.4 M
EWA MSCI Australia ETF 1,779,244 $1,843.8 M
SPXL Daily S&P 500 Bull 3x Shares 1,766,514 $558.1 M
FAS Daily Financial Bull 3X Shares 1,739,997 $1,312.6 M