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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 ETF N/A $182,013,491.20
GDX VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF N/A $6,912,972.80
VXX iPath® S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures ETN N/A $1,596,647.60
EEM iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF N/A $25,636,254.40
DUST Direxion Daily Gold Miners Index Bear 3x Shares ETF N/A $354,075.00
XLF Financial Select Sector SPDR Fund N/A $16,490,596.80
EWJ iShares MSCI Japan ETF N/A $15,900,299.20
USO United States Oil Fund N/A $3,563,936.80
TVIX VelocityShares Daily 2X VIX Short-Term ETN N/A $594,682.40
IWM iShares Russell 2000 ETF N/A $25,228,238.40
QQQ PowerShares QQQ ETF N/A $34,990,694.40
UVXY Ultra VIX Short-Term Futures ETF N/A $961,005.00
FXI iShares China Large-Cap ETF N/A $4,328,434.40
EWZ iShares MSCI Brazil Capped ETF N/A $3,215,970.00
EFA iShares MSCI EAFE ETF N/A $59,225,625.60
XOP SPDR S&P Oil & Gas Exploration & Production ETF N/A $2,012,290.00
XIV VelocityShares Daily Inverse VIX Short-Term ETN N/A $906,214.60
XLE Energy Select Sector SPDR Fund N/A $13,806,433.60
XLU Utilities Select Sector SPDR Fund N/A $8,193,776.00
UWTI VelocityShares 3x Long Crude Oil ETN N/A $901,033.20
VWO Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF N/A $35,353,833.60
HYG iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond ETF N/A $15,938,416.00
XLP Consumer Staples Select Sector SPDR Fund N/A $9,394,271.20
SDS UltraShort S&P500 ETF N/A $2,114,331.40
UNG United States Natural Gas Fund N/A $540,321.60
RSX VanEck Vectors Russia ETF N/A $1,972,783.00
GLD SPDR Gold Shares ETF N/A $34,015,952.00
AMLP Alerian MLP ETF N/A $7,867,684.80
JNK SPDR Barclays Capital High Yield Bond ETF N/A $12,616,528.80
XLV Health Care Select Sector SPDR Fund N/A $12,578,177.60
XLI Industrial Select Sector SPDR Fund N/A $6,924,944.00
GDXJ VanEck Vectors Junior Gold Miners ETF N/A $2,666,420.80
XLK Technology Select Sector SPDR Fund N/A $12,599,316.00
SLV iShares Silver Trust ETF N/A $5,921,111.20
NUGT Direxion Daily Gold Miners Index Bull 3x Shares ETF N/A $1,208,741.90
SQQQ UltraPro Short QQQ ETF N/A $516,314.30
IAU iShares Gold Trust ETF N/A $7,957,247.20
TLT iShares 20+ Year Treasury Bond ETF N/A $8,129,280.00
VEA Vanguard FTSE Developed Markets ETF N/A $31,751,827.20
EWT iShares MSCI Taiwan ETF N/A $2,387,096.00
IYR iShares U.S. Real Estate ETF N/A $4,278,560.00
EZU iShares MSCI EMU ETF N/A $12,019,604.80
XBI SPDR S&P Biotech ETF N/A $1,775,466.00
SH Short S&P500 ETF N/A $2,591,566.80
XME SPDR S&P Metals & Mining ETF N/A $619,947.20
XLY Consumer Discretionary Select Sector SPDR Fund N/A $10,462,360.00
OIH VanEck Vectors Oil Services ETF N/A $938,596.80
SVXY Short VIX Short-Term Futures ETF N/A $496,504.50
XLB Materials Select Sector SPDR Fund N/A $2,583,164.60
SPXS Direxion Daily S&P 500 Bear 3x Shares ETF N/A $524,029.10
TNA Direxion Daily Small Cap Bull 3x Shares ETF N/A $696,672.00
DXJ WisdomTree Japan Hedged Equity Fund N/A $8,721,520.80
SPXU UltraPro Short S&P500 ETF N/A $803,263.80
KRE SPDR S&P Regional Banking ETF N/A $1,754,611.60
EWG iShares MSCI Germany ETF N/A $4,568,265.20
JDST Direxion Daily Junior Gold Miners Index Bear 3x Shares ETF N/A $51,509.20
ERX Direxion Daily Energy Bull 3x Shares ETF N/A $548,457.50
FAS Direxion Daily Financial Bull 3x Shares ETF N/A $1,208,891.70
IEMG iShares Enhanced U.S. Large-Cap ETF N/A $10,686,816.00
VGK Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF N/A $13,933,817.60
DIA SPDR Dow Jones® Industrial Average ETF N/A $12,214,004.00
XRT SPDR S&P Retail ETF N/A $338,885.80
USMV iShares MSCI USA Minimum Volatility ETF N/A $12,485,921.60
TQQQ UltraPro QQQ ETF N/A $1,156,375.00
TZA Direxion Daily Small Cap Bear 3x Shares ETF N/A $581,756.40
DGAZ VelocityShares 3x Inverse Natural Gas ETN N/A $72,737.20
SSO Ultra S&P500 ETF N/A $1,485,728.00
EPI WisdomTree India Earnings Fund N/A $1,503,112.10
LABU Direxion Daily S&P Biotech Bull 3x Shares ETF N/A $232,442.40
LQD iShares iBoxx $ Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF N/A $29,017,552.00
HEDJ WisdomTree Europe Hedged Equity Fund N/A $12,861,473.60
IVV iShares Core S&P 500 ETF N/A $71,204,224.00
VNQ Vanguard REIT ETF N/A $30,801,257.60
UGAZ VelocityShares 3x Long Natural Gas ETN N/A $268,550.80
EWH iShares MSCI Hong Kong ETF N/A $1,807,551.80
EWU iShares MSCI United Kingdom ETF N/A $2,003,750.00
EWA iShares MSCI Australia ETF N/A $1,651,296.10
DBEF Deutsche X-trackers MSCI EAFE Hedged Equity ETF N/A $11,760,425.60
AMJ JPMorgan Alerian MLP Index ETN N/A $3,480,750.00
UPRO UltraPro S&P 500 ETF N/A $702,338.00
FEZ SPDR Euro STOXX 50 ETF N/A $3,105,326.40
KBE SPDR S&P Bank ETF N/A $2,333,552.00
VIXY VIX Short-Term Futures ETF N/A $253,501.80
ITB iShares U.S. Home Construction ETF N/A $1,283,176.50
OIL iPath S&P GSCI Crude Oil Total Return Index ETN N/A $772,556.30
XHB SPDR Homebuilders ETF N/A $1,410,760.60
QID UltraShort QQQ ETF N/A $403,148.20
PFF iShares U.S. Preferred Stock ETF N/A $15,132,091.20
VTI Vanguard Total Stock Market ETF N/A $59,336,256.00
BKLN PowerShares Senior Loan Portfolio ETF N/A $4,065,162.00
EWC iShares MSCI Canada ETF N/A $2,796,640.00
EWY iShares MSCI South Korea Capped ETF N/A $3,636,317.20
AGG iShares Core U.S. Aggregate Bond ETF N/A $35,980,748.80
SPLV PowerShares S&P 500 Low Volatility Portfolio ETF N/A $6,918,420.00
SMH VanEck Vectors Semiconductor ETF N/A $215,317.10
PGX PowerShares Preferred Portfolio ETF N/A $3,860,250.00
IEFA iShares Core MSCI EAFE ETF N/A $11,270,657.60
DBC PowerShares DB Commodity Index Tracking Fund N/A $2,105,662.00
FXN First Trust Energy AlphaDEX Fund N/A $1,532,090.00

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