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 500 134,337,719 $192,309.8 M
EEM iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF 53,572,957 $32,203.6 M
GDX Market Vectors TR Gold Miners 50,430,488 $6,237.5 M
VXX S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures ETN 48,305,816 $1,170.3 M
TVIX Daily 2x VIX Short-Term ETN 35,858,176 $352.4 M
XLF Financial Select Sector SPDR 34,778,133 $18,734.4 M
IWM iShares Russell 2000 ETF 34,490,695 $27,834.2 M
QQQ QQQ 34,167,137 $38,149.0 M
EWJ iShares MSCI Japan ETF 32,784,348 $15,464.7 M
USO United States Oil Fund 31,454,912 $1,096.9 M
XLE Energy Select Sector SPDR 30,437,902 $12,642.9 M
UWTI 3x Long Crude ETN 28,138,764 $682.0 M
UGAZ 3x Long Natural Gas ETN 27,580,246 $464.1 M
XIV Daily Inverse VIX Short-Term ETN 21,975,320 $546.1 M
RSX Market Vectors Russia ETF 21,670,482 $1,920.8 M
EFA iShares MSCI EAFE ETF 21,230,701 $55,844.7 M
UVXY Ultra VIX Short-Term Futures ETF 20,369,113 $658.3 M
EWZ iShares MSCI Brazil Capped ETF 17,513,033 $3,483.8 M
NUGT Daily Gold Miners Bull 3x Shares 17,026,240 $755.4 M
FXI iShares China Large-Cap ETF 16,491,244 $6,091.8 M
GDXJ Market Vectors Junior Gold Miners ETF 15,868,940 $1,835.2 M
XLU Utilities Select Sector SPDR 15,757,162 $7,028.3 M
TZA Daily Small Cap Bear 3X Shares 15,074,961 $715.4 M
UCO Ultra DJ-UBS Crude Oil 14,320,973 $913.6 M
VWO Emerging Markets ETF 13,944,232 $46,642.9 M
UNG United States Natural Gas Fund LP 12,260,437 $648.1 M
XOP SPDR S&P Oil & Gas Explor & Product 12,022,186 $1,565.8 M
IYR iShares U.S. Real Estate ETF 10,922,967 $5,657.7 M
XLV Health Care Select Sector SPDR 10,604,913 $13,248.1 M
XLI Industrial Select Sector SPDR 10,187,135 $8,258.4 M
DGAZ 3x Inverse Natural Gas ETN 10,172,109 $88.7 M
TLT 20+ Year Treasury Bond ETF 9,135,742 $7,161.6 M
EZU iShares MSCI EMU ETF 8,817,930 $8,687.9 M
OIH Market Vectors Oil Services ETF 8,722,020 $1,075.6 M
SDS UltraShort S&P500 8,474,305 $1,170.7 M
XLK Technology Select Sector SPDR 8,335,807 $13,291.7 M
SLV Silver Trust 8,300,082 $5,352.4 M
XLY Consumer Discretionary Select Sector SPDR 7,754,092 $10,244.7 M
JNK SPDR Barclays Capital High Yield Bond ETF 7,702,241 $11,710.7 M
DUST Daily Gold Miners Bear 3x Shares 7,685,031 $201.4 M
GLD SPDR Gold Trust 7,658,162 $29,326.2 M
EWT iShares MSCI Taiwan ETF 7,568,297 $3,692.0 M
TNA Daily Small Cap Bull 3X Shares 7,507,593 $624.4 M
XLP Consumer Staples Select Sector SPDR 7,368,313 $10,195.2 M
HYG iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond ETF 7,312,354 $17,711.6 M
VEA Europe Pacific 6,807,389 $25,291.6 M
DIA Dow Jones Industrial Average ETF 6,388,495 $12,502.3 M
JDST Daily Junior Gold Miners Index Bear 3x Shares 5,992,156 $73.9 M
AMLP Alerian MLP ETF 5,855,618 $9,002.6 M
DXJ Japan Hedged Equity Fund 5,825,462 $14,302.0 M
VGK FTSE Europe ETF 5,771,749 $12,570.3 M
IAU COMEX Gold Trust 5,190,830 $6,469.7 M
EWG iShares MSCI Germany ETF 5,173,949 $5,916.2 M
XHB SPDR Homebuilders ETF 5,065,072 $1,925.1 M
IVV Core S&P 500 ETF 4,999,059 $70,714.7 M
ITB iShares U.S. Home Construction ETF 4,875,652 $2,111.7 M
XLB Materials Select Sector SPDR 4,853,682 $3,131.1 M
EPI India Earnings Fund 4,797,949 $2,493.2 M
VNQ REIT ETF 4,684,985 $28,541.3 M
SQQQ UltraPro Short QQQ 4,391,921 $266.4 M
SPXU UltraPro Short S&P500 4,387,546 $460.2 M
OIL S&P GSCI Crude Oil Tot Ret Idx ETN 4,216,103 $838.1 M
KRE SPDR S&P Regional Banking ETF 4,047,030 $1,627.8 M
HEDJ Europe Hedged Equity Fund 3,833,097 $12,418.8 M
ERY Daily Energy Bear 3X Shares 3,783,875 $76.6 M
ERX Daily Energy Bull 3X Shares 3,722,007 $484.9 M
SSO Ultra S&P500 3,630,215 $2,170.7 M
TBT UltraShort Barclays 20+ Year Treasury 3,544,339 $2,848.2 M
EWU iShares MSCI United Kingdom ETF 3,534,989 $3,086.1 M
VTI Total Stock Market ETF 3,417,364 $55,251.7 M
FAZ Daily Financial Bear 3X Shares 3,372,472 $279.5 M
SH Short S&P500 3,342,895 $1,302.1 M
DBC DB Commodity Index Tracking Fund 3,337,166 $3,943.5 M
BND Total Bond Market ETF 3,326,353 $25,767.8 M
EWH iShares MSCI Hong Kong ETF 3,305,872 $2,920.4 M
SPXS Daily S&P 500 Bear 3x Shares 3,289,456 $204.4 M
DBEF MSCI EAFE Hedged Equity Fund 3,165,533 $4,857.3 M
JNUG Daily Junior Gold Miners Index Bull 3x Shares 3,111,899 $217.6 M
SMH Market Vectors Semiconductor ETF 3,073,090 $449.9 M
QID UltraShort QQQ 3,014,571 $308.3 M
TQQQ UltraPro QQQ 2,885,566 $1,159.2 M
EWY iShares MSCI South Korea Capped ETF 2,789,951 $4,127.7 M
FEZ SPDR Euro STOXX 50 ETF 2,767,377 $4,384.9 M
GASL Daily Natural Gas Related Bull 3x Shares 2,735,048 $93.5 M
BKLN Senior Loan Portfolio 2,676,064 $5,718.6 M
EWW iShares MSCI Mexico Capped ETF 2,668,362 $1,918.1 M
EWI iShares MSCI Italy Capped ETF 2,625,188 $895.4 M
SVXY Short VIX Short-Term Futures ETF 2,597,256 $425.9 M
IEF iShares 7-10 Year Treasury Bond ETF 2,447,330 $6,843.4 M
XRT SPDR S&P Retail ETF 2,384,400 $1,222.9 M
IEMG Core MSCI Emerging Markets ETF 2,367,674 $6,752.6 M
AGG Core Total U.S. Bond Market ETF 2,365,516 $23,423.5 M
ACWI MSCI All Country World Index Fund 2,313,038 $6,620.9 M
LQD iShares iBoxx $ Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF 2,276,210 $21,924.1 M
SHV Short Treasury Bond ETF 2,264,231 $4,851.4 M
IWF iShares Russell 1000 Growth ETF 2,244,210 $29,355.9 M
VEU FTSE All World Ex US ETF 2,160,956 $12,920.0 M
VOO S&P 500 ETF 2,123,531 $30,850.7 M
EWA MSCI Australia ETF 2,081,113 $1,718.8 M