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 83,936,391 $171,629.3 M
EEM iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF 42,163,754 $44,294.8 M
IWM iShares Russell 2000 ETF 36,871,434 $24,466.0 M
VXX S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures ETN 33,273,316 $1,028.7 M
QQQ QQQ 29,357,359 $45,648.6 M
GDX Market Vectors TR Gold Miners 29,200,549 $8,611.5 M
XLF Financial Select Sector SPDR 26,932,191 $18,380.6 M
EWJ iShares MSCI Japan ETF 23,383,680 $14,765.7 M
TZA Daily Small Cap Bear 3X Shares 18,275,008 $839.2 M
EWZ iShares MSCI Brazil Capped ETF 15,825,508 $5,330.5 M
FXI iShares China Large-Cap ETF 15,669,738 $5,881.2 M
EFA iShares MSCI EAFE ETF 13,005,387 $54,947.5 M
TVIX Daily 2x VIX Short-Term ETN 12,167,953 $183.1 M
XLU Utilities Select Sector SPDR 11,244,140 $5,799.8 M
VWO Emerging Markets ETF 9,918,129 $50,291.7 M
XIV Daily Inverse VIX Short-Term ETN 9,568,806 $693.8 M
XLI Industrial Select Sector SPDR 9,029,597 $9,130.8 M
DGAZ 3x Inverse Natural Gas ETN 8,753,521 $237.3 M
XLE Energy Select Sector SPDR 8,639,116 $11,427.0 M
IYR iShares U.S. Real Estate ETF 8,545,874 $5,038.9 M
TNA Daily Small Cap Bull 3X Shares 7,994,471 $912.2 M
TLT 20+ Year Treasury Bond ETF 7,875,393 $4,287.6 M
UVXY Ultra VIX Short-Term Futures ETF 7,676,744 $334.9 M
GDXJ Market Vectors Junior Gold Miners ETF 7,031,385 $2,623.1 M
XLP Consumer Staples Select Sector SPDR 6,704,169 $6,848.6 M
SDS UltraShort S&P500 6,650,368 $1,553.9 M
XLK Technology Select Sector SPDR 6,536,306 $13,924.0 M
EWT iShares MSCI Taiwan ETF 6,352,595 $3,314.6 M
GLD SPDR Gold Trust 6,260,939 $32,874.1 M
RSX Market Vectors Russia ETF 6,105,068 $1,662.6 M
SLV Silver Trust 6,043,897 $6,542.8 M
XLV Health Care Select Sector SPDR 5,976,294 $10,809.8 M
UNG United States Natural Gas Fund LP 5,797,391 $718.1 M
XLY Consumer Discretionary Select Sector SPDR 5,150,589 $6,530.3 M
EZU iShares MSCI EMU ETF 4,901,864 $8,684.1 M
XHB SPDR Homebuilders ETF 4,538,656 $1,736.1 M
XLB Materials Select Sector SPDR 4,450,104 $5,482.6 M
XOP SPDR S&P Oil & Gas Explor & Product 4,429,908 $1,306.7 M
EWI iShares MSCI Italy Capped ETF 4,354,364 $1,548.4 M
EWG iShares MSCI Germany ETF 4,315,176 $4,795.8 M
DIA Dow Jones Industrial Average ETF 4,107,038 $11,316.2 M
JNK SPDR Barclays Capital High Yield Bond ETF 4,079,691 $9,389.9 M
EPI India Earnings Fund 4,028,691 $2,048.5 M
VGK FTSE Europe ETF 3,893,567 $15,560.1 M
DUST Daily Gold Miners Bear 3x Shares 3,761,285 $215.0 M
DXJ Japan Hedged Equity Fund 3,670,567 $9,999.5 M
TBT UltraShort Barclays 20+ Year Treasury 3,663,749 $4,181.5 M
NUGT Daily Gold Miners Bull 3x Shares 3,616,448 $790.9 M
HYG iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond ETF 3,497,882 $12,677.9 M
SSO Ultra S&P500 3,482,561 $2,477.3 M
IVV Core S&P 500 ETF 3,216,603 $61,099.7 M
FAZ Daily Financial Bear 3X Shares 3,188,744 $364.8 M
ITB iShares U.S. Home Construction ETF 3,128,617 $1,615.1 M
SQQQ UltraPro Short QQQ 3,112,980 $342.6 M
SPXU UltraPro Short S&P500 3,018,054 $503.3 M
USO United States Oil Fund 2,999,317 $557.9 M
AMLP Alerian MLP ETF 2,979,036 $9,529.6 M
SH Short S&P500 2,967,633 $1,617.7 M
VEA Europe Pacific 2,956,911 $23,772.8 M
OIH Market Vectors Oil Services ETF 2,917,323 $1,402.7 M
EWH iShares MSCI Hong Kong ETF 2,900,868 $3,237.3 M
VNQ REIT ETF 2,710,897 $24,720.6 M
KRE SPDR S&P Regional Banking ETF 2,693,547 $2,330.9 M
QID UltraShort QQQ 2,648,247 $372.5 M
JNUG Daily Junior Gold Miners Index Bull 3x Shares 2,642,039 $275.3 M
BKLN Senior Loan Portfolio 2,633,424 $6,893.4 M
JDST Daily Junior Gold Miners Index Bear 3x Shares 2,592,565 $72.2 M
IAU COMEX Gold Trust 2,250,030 $6,869.2 M
EWU iShares MSCI United Kingdom ETF 2,240,955 $4,218.8 M
IEF iShares 7-10 Year Treasury Bond ETF 2,180,276 $7,752.8 M
TQQQ UltraPro QQQ 2,097,258 $795.1 M
XRT SPDR S&P Retail ETF 1,971,106 $788.0 M
MDY SPDR MidCap Trust Series I 1,970,785 $15,705.2 M
EWY iShares MSCI South Korea Capped ETF 1,896,627 $4,895.1 M
TWM UltraShort Russell2000 1,892,620 $295.3 M
SMH Market Vectors Semiconductor ETF 1,857,715 $442.1 M
FAS Daily Financial Bull 3X Shares 1,850,824 $1,173.1 M
EWW iShares MSCI Mexico Capped ETF 1,830,727 $3,271.0 M
VTI Total Stock Market ETF 1,815,267 $46,472.3 M
DBC DB Commodity Index Tracking Fund 1,801,982 $5,396.5 M
FEZ SPDR Euro STOXX 50 ETF 1,801,495 $5,414.1 M
BND Total Bond Market ETF 1,767,368 $21,220.4 M
UGAZ 3x Long Natural Gas ETN 1,757,423 $216.8 M
PFF iShares U.S. Preferred Stock ETF 1,704,886 $10,588.0 M
SPXS Daily S&P 500 Bear 3x Shares 1,676,082 $244.6 M
EDC Daily Emerging Markets Bull 3X Shares 1,658,491 $317.0 M
IJH Core S&P Mid-Cap ETF 1,531,711 $21,872.9 M
RWM Short Russell2000 1,515,294 $841.8 M
IWF iShares Russell 1000 Growth ETF 1,383,267 $25,016.3 M
IWD iShares Russell 1000 Value ETF 1,378,456 $23,928.8 M
EWM iShares MSCI Malaysia ETF 1,275,997 $791.2 M
EWA MSCI Australia ETF 1,266,223 $2,045.6 M
SPXL Daily S&P 500 Bull 3x Shares 1,265,758 $419.1 M
EWP iShares MSCI Spain Capped ETF 1,261,338 $2,471.9 M
LQD iShares iBoxx $ Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF 1,258,117 $17,981.8 M
XME SPDR S&P Metals & Mining ETF 1,239,729 $657.9 M
AGG Core Total U.S. Bond Market ETF 1,200,736 $18,237.4 M
SHY 1-3 Year Treasury Bond ETF 1,200,061 $9,021.5 M