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 500 121,520,117 $180,924.9 M
EEM iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF 63,818,820 $36,589.3 M
VXX S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures ETN 51,782,883 $912.8 M
IWM iShares Russell 2000 ETF 44,281,816 $25,334.8 M
QQQ QQQ 41,184,695 $42,594.6 M
XLF Financial Select Sector SPDR 39,835,113 $17,903.4 M
GDX Market Vectors TR Gold Miners 35,695,613 $5,872.2 M
EWZ iShares MSCI Brazil Capped ETF 30,817,805 $5,296.4 M
EWJ iShares MSCI Japan ETF 25,463,104 $13,678.3 M
TVIX Daily 2x VIX Short-Term ETN 25,224,070 $243.2 M
FXI iShares China Large-Cap ETF 20,499,133 $5,702.2 M
TZA Daily Small Cap Bear 3X Shares 20,098,023 $637.3 M
XLE Energy Select Sector SPDR 18,640,184 $10,272.9 M
XIV Daily Inverse VIX Short-Term ETN 18,096,408 $1,287.0 M
EFA iShares MSCI EAFE ETF 16,858,027 $52,592.9 M
XLU Utilities Select Sector SPDR 12,777,187 $6,210.5 M
XLI Industrial Select Sector SPDR 12,602,217 $9,041.2 M
UVXY Ultra VIX Short-Term Futures ETF 12,183,302 $253.2 M
VWO Emerging Markets ETF 12,073,603 $47,061.6 M
IYR iShares U.S. Real Estate ETF 10,930,748 $5,244.9 M
SDS UltraShort S&P500 10,287,521 $1,290.3 M
XOP SPDR S&P Oil & Gas Explor & Product 9,866,803 $1,114.7 M
XLK Technology Select Sector SPDR 9,857,491 $12,151.0 M
TLT 20+ Year Treasury Bond ETF 9,274,347 $4,638.2 M
XLV Health Care Select Sector SPDR 9,148,791 $11,305.3 M
GDXJ Market Vectors Junior Gold Miners ETF 8,963,104 $2,024.3 M
TNA Daily Small Cap Bull 3X Shares 8,828,360 $1,279.3 M
XLP Consumer Staples Select Sector SPDR 8,748,816 $8,836.8 M
RSX Market Vectors Russia ETF 8,564,367 $2,046.2 M
DGAZ 3x Inverse Natural Gas ETN 8,167,227 $87.8 M
EWT iShares MSCI Taiwan ETF 7,936,980 $3,191.9 M
XLB Materials Select Sector SPDR 7,499,927 $3,854.8 M
OIH Market Vectors Oil Services ETF 7,237,641 $1,281.4 M
SLV Silver Trust 6,807,889 $5,902.3 M
UNG United States Natural Gas Fund LP 6,755,221 $696.6 M
JNK SPDR Barclays Capital High Yield Bond ETF 6,657,071 $9,615.4 M
DIA Dow Jones Industrial Average ETF 6,573,253 $11,637.2 M
XLY Consumer Discretionary Select Sector SPDR 6,365,577 $6,120.7 M
GLD SPDR Gold Trust 6,232,465 $28,674.5 M
VGK FTSE Europe ETF 6,073,130 $11,410.6 M
HYG iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond ETF 5,760,447 $14,306.6 M
NUGT Daily Gold Miners Bull 3x Shares 5,606,329 $652.8 M
EZU iShares MSCI EMU ETF 5,574,417 $7,639.7 M
SSO Ultra S&P500 5,540,303 $2,228.2 M
USO United States Oil Fund 5,324,079 $479.9 M
JNUG Daily Junior Gold Miners Index Bull 3x Shares 5,237,809 $198.6 M
UGAZ 3x Long Natural Gas ETN 5,213,929 $499.9 M
SH Short S&P500 5,105,294 $1,711.7 M
EWG iShares MSCI Germany ETF 4,863,327 $4,776.5 M
EPI India Earnings Fund 4,726,688 $2,055.5 M
SQQQ UltraPro Short QQQ 4,664,751 $287.5 M
SPXU UltraPro Short S&P500 4,640,514 $479.9 M
DXJ Japan Hedged Equity Fund 4,518,121 $10,246.1 M
IVV Core S&P 500 ETF 4,429,983 $65,791.8 M
FAZ Daily Financial Bear 3X Shares 4,318,955 $274.7 M
XHB SPDR Homebuilders ETF 4,247,182 $1,461.1 M
AMLP Alerian MLP ETF 4,125,703 $9,490.0 M
DUST Daily Gold Miners Bear 3x Shares 3,983,520 $150.8 M
TBT UltraShort Barclays 20+ Year Treasury 3,919,770 $3,912.6 M
EWI iShares MSCI Italy Capped ETF 3,867,371 $1,155.3 M
ITB iShares U.S. Home Construction ETF 3,711,074 $1,481.9 M
VEA Europe Pacific 3,702,924 $22,620.0 M
QID UltraShort QQQ 3,563,348 $358.1 M
EWU iShares MSCI United Kingdom ETF 3,560,321 $3,160.1 M
KRE SPDR S&P Regional Banking ETF 3,485,821 $2,144.1 M
EWH iShares MSCI Hong Kong ETF 3,400,864 $3,362.4 M
BKLN Senior Loan Portfolio 3,345,430 $6,277.6 M
VNQ REIT ETF 3,290,477 $25,186.5 M
SPXS Daily S&P 500 Bear 3x Shares 3,056,358 $216.0 M
TQQQ UltraPro QQQ 2,999,104 $1,064.3 M
SMH Market Vectors Semiconductor ETF 2,998,964 $388.2 M
BND Total Bond Market ETF 2,761,667 $24,568.3 M
VTI Total Stock Market ETF 2,613,435 $47,193.6 M
IAU COMEX Gold Trust 2,574,477 $6,342.1 M
RWM Short Russell2000 2,555,486 $583.9 M
EWY iShares MSCI South Korea Capped ETF 2,523,951 $4,612.7 M
JDST Daily Junior Gold Miners Index Bear 3x Shares 2,467,900 $51.9 M
FEZ SPDR Euro STOXX 50 ETF 2,353,450 $4,338.3 M
MDY SPDR MidCap Trust Series I 2,322,359 $14,221.1 M
SHY 1-3 Year Treasury Bond ETF 2,202,455 $11,832.6 M
XME SPDR S&P Metals & Mining ETF 2,167,157 $408.9 M
TWM UltraShort Russell2000 2,164,501 $242.0 M
XRT SPDR S&P Retail ETF 2,125,523 $804.1 M
EWW iShares MSCI Mexico Capped ETF 2,076,148 $3,054.2 M
IEF iShares 7-10 Year Treasury Bond ETF 2,029,342 $6,220.1 M
SVXY Short VIX Short-Term Futures ETF 1,987,464 $567.1 M
FAS Daily Financial Bull 3X Shares 1,967,352 $1,442.2 M
IWD iShares Russell 1000 Value ETF 1,885,580 $23,935.1 M
IEMG Core MSCI Emerging Markets ETF 1,847,412 $5,974.0 M
QLD Ultra QQQ 1,837,720 $969.5 M
LQD iShares iBoxx $ Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF 1,834,508 $17,905.1 M
IWF iShares Russell 1000 Growth ETF 1,773,435 $25,393.6 M
SPXL Daily S&P 500 Bull 3x Shares 1,766,171 $653.5 M
VIXY VIX Short-Term Futures ETF 1,764,014 $95.2 M
EWM iShares MSCI Malaysia ETF 1,743,536 $750.0 M
IJH Core S&P Mid-Cap ETF 1,716,146 $21,532.6 M
AGG Core Total U.S. Bond Market ETF 1,711,604 $21,087.9 M
DBC DB Commodity Index Tracking Fund 1,686,285 $4,818.7 M