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 82,303,305 $169,870.7 M
IWM iShares Russell 2000 ETF 43,138,859 $23,740.5 M
EEM iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF 41,533,809 $42,691.5 M
QQQ QQQ 31,352,453 $45,648.6 M
GDX Market Vectors TR Gold Miners 27,734,627 $8,540.5 M
VXX S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures ETN 27,003,029 $1,176.7 M
XLF Financial Select Sector SPDR 26,330,900 $18,046.3 M
EWJ iShares MSCI Japan ETF 25,425,801 $15,239.3 M
TZA Daily Small Cap Bear 3X Shares 21,165,967 $807.0 M
FXI iShares China Large-Cap ETF 15,215,612 $5,255.4 M
EWZ iShares MSCI Brazil Capped ETF 14,352,188 $4,915.8 M
EFA iShares MSCI EAFE ETF 12,473,641 $55,903.1 M
XLU Utilities Select Sector SPDR 11,456,166 $6,627.5 M
VWO Emerging Markets ETF 10,737,412 $48,989.4 M
DGAZ 3x Inverse Natural Gas ETN 9,687,428 $324.2 M
IYR iShares U.S. Real Estate ETF 8,743,622 $5,334.8 M
TNA Daily Small Cap Bull 3X Shares 8,653,448 $971.5 M
TVIX Daily 2x VIX Short-Term ETN 8,278,420 $163.5 M
XLE Energy Select Sector SPDR 8,116,136 $11,691.2 M
XLI Industrial Select Sector SPDR 8,089,773 $9,041.4 M
XIV Daily Inverse VIX Short-Term ETN 7,635,573 $555.5 M
TLT 20+ Year Treasury Bond ETF 7,509,481 $3,410.1 M
SDS UltraShort S&P500 6,649,208 $1,607.2 M
GDXJ Market Vectors Junior Gold Miners ETF 6,297,742 $2,547.9 M
SLV Silver Trust 6,282,595 $6,639.9 M
GLD SPDR Gold Trust 6,163,771 $33,357.2 M
XLP Consumer Staples Select Sector SPDR 6,148,327 $6,457.6 M
RSX Market Vectors Russia ETF 6,101,560 $1,433.4 M
XLK Technology Select Sector SPDR 6,023,261 $13,545.9 M
EWT iShares MSCI Taiwan ETF 5,897,141 $3,228.4 M
XLV Health Care Select Sector SPDR 5,742,189 $10,013.3 M
UVXY Ultra VIX Short-Term Futures ETF 5,738,728 $280.0 M
UNG United States Natural Gas Fund LP 5,723,775 $657.8 M
XHB SPDR Homebuilders ETF 5,028,225 $1,626.6 M
XLY Consumer Discretionary Select Sector SPDR 4,950,508 $5,162.6 M
XLB Materials Select Sector SPDR 4,380,773 $5,406.0 M
EPI India Earnings Fund 4,350,522 $1,752.5 M
EZU iShares MSCI EMU ETF 4,133,386 $10,333.6 M
DIA Dow Jones Industrial Average ETF 4,073,022 $11,422.5 M
NUGT Daily Gold Miners Bull 3x Shares 3,829,230 $758.4 M
DXJ Japan Hedged Equity Fund 3,664,658 $10,124.4 M
XOP SPDR S&P Oil & Gas Explor & Product 3,644,303 $1,063.6 M
TBT UltraShort Barclays 20+ Year Treasury 3,576,553 $4,296.8 M
SSO Ultra S&P500 3,513,087 $2,316.8 M
ITB iShares U.S. Home Construction ETF 3,464,423 $1,461.0 M
SQQQ UltraPro Short QQQ 3,445,969 $350.0 M
JNK SPDR Barclays Capital High Yield Bond ETF 3,397,700 $9,277.0 M
FAZ Daily Financial Bear 3X Shares 3,301,505 $377.0 M
EWI iShares MSCI Italy Capped ETF 3,283,047 $1,922.9 M
DUST Daily Gold Miners Bear 3x Shares 3,220,197 $243.6 M
HYG iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond ETF 3,198,488 $12,415.0 M
QID UltraShort QQQ 3,170,853 $378.1 M
EWG iShares MSCI Germany ETF 3,166,989 $4,772.1 M
VGK FTSE Europe ETF 3,123,356 $16,509.2 M
IVV Core S&P 500 ETF 3,114,011 $58,839.6 M
VEA Europe Pacific 2,937,563 $23,834.5 M
AMLP Alerian MLP ETF 2,933,505 $9,223.4 M
VNQ REIT ETF 2,885,236 $24,373.8 M
SH Short S&P500 2,873,539 $1,527.8 M
KRE SPDR S&P Regional Banking ETF 2,842,363 $2,252.4 M
IEF iShares 7-10 Year Treasury Bond ETF 2,776,883 $6,213.2 M
SPXU UltraPro Short S&P500 2,720,400 $600.8 M
USO United States Oil Fund 2,547,955 $576.0 M
TQQQ UltraPro QQQ 2,418,131 $635.9 M
JNUG Daily Junior Gold Miners Index Bull 3x Shares 2,413,244 $248.5 M
OIH Market Vectors Oil Services ETF 2,388,291 $1,437.3 M
BKLN Senior Loan Portfolio 2,380,322 $7,160.6 M
XRT SPDR S&P Retail ETF 2,079,973 $534.7 M
IAU COMEX Gold Trust 2,046,889 $6,915.2 M
EWH iShares MSCI Hong Kong ETF 2,029,724 $2,409.0 M
FAS Daily Financial Bull 3X Shares 2,011,178 $1,094.5 M
JDST Daily Junior Gold Miners Index Bear 3x Shares 2,008,198 $81.6 M
EWU iShares MSCI United Kingdom ETF 1,994,623 $4,326.4 M
TWM UltraShort Russell2000 1,955,398 $331.5 M
EWW iShares MSCI Mexico Capped ETF 1,914,948 $3,051.4 M
DBC DB Commodity Index Tracking Fund 1,887,875 $5,487.0 M
MDY SPDR MidCap Trust Series I 1,783,261 $15,536.7 M
PFF iShares U.S. Preferred Stock ETF 1,747,120 $10,411.4 M
EWY iShares MSCI South Korea Capped ETF 1,705,464 $4,577.4 M
EDC Daily Emerging Markets Bull 3X Shares 1,669,820 $348.3 M
FEZ SPDR Euro STOXX 50 ETF 1,655,162 $5,618.8 M
SMH Market Vectors Semiconductor ETF 1,614,677 $192.2 M
VTI Total Stock Market ETF 1,574,541 $44,866.9 M
SPXS Daily S&P 500 Bear 3x Shares 1,549,759 $226.6 M
RWM Short Russell2000 1,471,430 $802.9 M
UST Ultra 7-10 Year Treasury 1,445,445 $543.4 M
QLD Ultra QQQ 1,441,117 $819.0 M
BND Total Bond Market ETF 1,325,727 $20,966.6 M
IWF iShares Russell 1000 Growth ETF 1,291,114 $23,860.5 M
EWA MSCI Australia ETF 1,277,887 $1,974.5 M
IJH Core S&P Mid-Cap ETF 1,277,634 $22,729.6 M
EWM iShares MSCI Malaysia ETF 1,270,589 $804.9 M
IBB Nasdaq Biotechnology 1,256,586 $5,191.0 M
IWD iShares Russell 1000 Value ETF 1,252,475 $23,099.1 M
SPXL Daily S&P 500 Bull 3x Shares 1,228,969 $355.1 M
XME SPDR S&P Metals & Mining ETF 1,211,728 $525.8 M
LQD iShares iBoxx $ Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF 1,203,834 $17,460.4 M
IWO iShares Russell 2000 Growth ETF 1,197,627 $5,496.7 M