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 500 126,661,570 $158,197.9 M
EEM iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF 79,941,734 $36,004.3 M
IWM iShares Russell 2000 ETF 49,140,508 $27,064.3 M
XLF Financial Select Sector SPDR 48,942,832 $17,891.8 M
QQQ QQQ 44,526,387 $41,190.2 M
EWJ iShares MSCI Japan ETF 43,286,793 $13,665.3 M
VXX S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures ETN 39,161,758 $974.8 M
GDX Market Vectors TR Gold Miners 37,387,934 $7,604.9 M
FXI iShares China Large-Cap ETF 27,926,090 $4,835.1 M
DGAZ 3x Inverse Natural Gas ETN 20,966,240 $461.6 M
EFA iShares MSCI EAFE ETF 20,001,689 $53,635.1 M
EWZ iShares MSCI Brazil Capped ETF 19,763,088 $3,942.4 M
VWO Emerging Markets ETF 19,668,041 $43,394.9 M
TZA Daily Small Cap Bear 3X Shares 18,024,164 $598.8 M
UNG United States Natural Gas Fund LP 16,672,197 $672.3 M
XIV Daily Inverse VIX Short-Term ETN 15,087,532 $590.9 M
SDS UltraShort S&P500 12,998,837 $1,538.4 M
XLE Energy Select Sector SPDR 12,282,896 $10,214.4 M
XLI Industrial Select Sector SPDR 11,858,102 $9,046.6 M
TVIX Daily 2x VIX Short-Term ETN 11,243,050 $275.5 M
XLV Health Care Select Sector SPDR 11,004,979 $9,911.7 M
XLU Utilities Select Sector SPDR 10,965,926 $6,066.5 M
IYR iShares U.S. Real Estate ETF 10,933,608 $5,065.1 M
TNA Daily Small Cap Bull 3X Shares 9,187,406 $1,186.4 M
XLP Consumer Staples Select Sector SPDR 8,819,173 $5,865.1 M
XLK Technology Select Sector SPDR 8,694,819 $12,321.3 M
GLD SPDR Gold Trust 7,850,740 $33,334.6 M
DIA Dow Jones Industrial Average ETF 7,737,979 $12,029.7 M
RSX Market Vectors Russia ETF 7,688,255 $1,296.1 M
TLT 20+ Year Treasury Bond ETF 7,566,849 $3,400.9 M
SLV Silver Trust 7,279,073 $6,441.7 M
EWT iShares MSCI Taiwan ETF 7,048,938 $2,992.2 M
SSO Ultra S&P500 6,888,816 $3,280.4 M
XLB Materials Select Sector SPDR 6,783,679 $5,138.6 M
XLY Consumer Discretionary Select Sector SPDR 6,759,175 $5,336.6 M
FAZ Daily Financial Bear 3X Shares 6,715,013 $359.0 M
DXJ Japan Hedged Equity Fund 6,683,167 $10,662.8 M
QID UltraShort QQQ 5,541,112 $334.4 M
FAS Daily Financial Bull 3X Shares 5,269,286 $1,246.2 M
IVV Core S&P 500 ETF 5,263,468 $55,672.4 M
NUGT Daily Gold Miners Bull 3x Shares 5,209,664 $702.9 M
DUST Daily Gold Miners Bear 3x Shares 5,117,900 $206.1 M
UVXY Ultra VIX Short-Term Futures ETF 4,772,926 $247.8 M
ITB iShares U.S. Home Construction ETF 4,730,276 $1,641.2 M
VGK FTSE Europe ETF 4,603,192 $15,862.1 M
XHB SPDR Homebuilders ETF 4,595,427 $1,772.5 M
SQQQ UltraPro Short QQQ 4,540,047 $242.2 M
EPI India Earnings Fund 4,490,981 $961.0 M
JNK SPDR Barclays Capital High Yield Bond ETF 4,423,657 $9,817.6 M
SPXU UltraPro Short S&P500 4,389,160 $483.5 M
HYG iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond ETF 4,359,005 $13,267.2 M
EDC Daily Emerging Markets Bull 3X Shares 4,297,149 $293.6 M
EZU iShares MSCI EMU ETF 4,213,689 $10,573.9 M
SH Short S&P500 4,006,248 $1,672.5 M
XOP SPDR S&P Oil & Gas Explor & Product 3,999,489 $1,040.9 M
VNQ REIT ETF 3,875,876 $21,657.4 M
QLD Ultra QQQ 3,810,463 $711.1 M
GDXJ Market Vectors Junior Gold Miners ETF 3,767,730 $1,835.5 M
KRE SPDR S&P Regional Banking ETF 3,740,606 $2,486.4 M
OIH Market Vectors Oil Services ETF 3,635,209 $1,367.8 M
USO United States Oil Fund 3,610,211 $587.5 M
EWH iShares MSCI Hong Kong ETF 3,577,125 $2,035.2 M
VEA Europe Pacific 3,543,021 $20,905.9 M
XRT SPDR S&P Retail ETF 3,541,152 $864.8 M
EWG iShares MSCI Germany ETF 3,324,097 $5,739.4 M
EWW iShares MSCI Mexico Capped ETF 3,285,560 $2,893.1 M
TBT UltraShort Barclays 20+ Year Treasury 3,269,441 $4,161.6 M
VTI Total Stock Market ETF 3,263,600 $41,417.8 M
EWY iShares MSCI South Korea Capped ETF 3,244,262 $4,377.6 M
AMLP Alerian MLP ETF 3,203,862 $8,173.1 M
TQQQ UltraPro QQQ 3,169,422 $659.6 M
SPXS Daily S&P 500 Bear 3x Shares 2,914,419 $180.3 M
EWU iShares MSCI United Kingdom ETF 2,822,537 $4,136.0 M
BKLN Senior Loan Portfolio 2,798,133 $7,419.3 M
IAU COMEX Gold Trust 2,783,221 $6,875.0 M
SHY 1-3 Year Treasury Bond ETF 2,776,427 $7,697.0 M
MDY SPDR MidCap Trust Series I 2,489,995 $15,064.9 M
EWI iShares MSCI Italy Capped ETF 2,468,325 $1,379.3 M
IBB Nasdaq Biotechnology 2,454,724 $4,697.9 M
UPRO UltraPro S&P 500 2,327,694 $636.9 M
UST Ultra 7-10 Year Treasury 2,297,343 $34.0 M
BND Total Bond Market ETF 2,249,613 $19,306.9 M
IWF iShares Russell 1000 Growth ETF 2,204,532 $22,496.2 M
TWM UltraShort Russell2000 2,133,574 $285.0 M
SPXL Daily S&P 500 Bull 3x Shares 2,010,871 $357.0 M
XME SPDR S&P Metals & Mining ETF 1,875,540 $620.0 M
RWM Short Russell2000 1,841,255 $697.7 M
EWA MSCI Australia ETF 1,837,873 $1,849.4 M
IWD iShares Russell 1000 Value ETF 1,805,124 $21,629.6 M
EWM iShares MSCI Malaysia ETF 1,789,786 $759.7 M
FEZ SPDR Euro STOXX 50 ETF 1,757,684 $5,222.1 M
UGAZ 3x Long Natural Gas ETN 1,750,740 $62.7 M
SMH Market Vectors Semiconductor ETF 1,671,489 $327.4 M
DBC DB Commodity Index Tracking Fund 1,664,203 $5,743.6 M
EWS iShares MSCI Singapore ETF 1,659,832 $1,012.0 M
IWO iShares Russell 2000 Growth ETF 1,616,348 $5,833.9 M
IEI iShares 3-7 Year Treasury Bond ETF 1,533,175 $2,893.6 M
SVXY Short VIX Short-Term Futures ETF 1,502,536 $219.5 M