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 83,506,180 $170,017.9 M
IWM iShares Russell 2000 ETF 44,053,871 $24,488.0 M
EEM iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF 42,855,246 $42,014.7 M
QQQ QQQ 32,458,021 $45,648.6 M
GDX Market Vectors TR Gold Miners 27,850,676 $8,414.7 M
VXX S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures ETN 27,112,475 $1,320.9 M
XLF Financial Select Sector SPDR 26,073,723 $18,473.5 M
EWJ iShares MSCI Japan ETF 25,398,885 $15,126.6 M
TZA Daily Small Cap Bear 3X Shares 21,676,977 $816.8 M
FXI iShares China Large-Cap ETF 15,312,820 $5,060.0 M
EWZ iShares MSCI Brazil Capped ETF 14,629,388 $5,003.3 M
EFA iShares MSCI EAFE ETF 13,035,443 $56,018.4 M
XLU Utilities Select Sector SPDR 11,867,303 $6,558.1 M
VWO Emerging Markets ETF 10,964,477 $48,882.4 M
DGAZ 3x Inverse Natural Gas ETN 9,878,844 $364.9 M
IYR iShares U.S. Real Estate ETF 8,681,987 $5,104.6 M
TNA Daily Small Cap Bull 3X Shares 8,617,271 $992.1 M
TVIX Daily 2x VIX Short-Term ETN 8,257,967 $154.6 M
XLE Energy Select Sector SPDR 8,230,177 $11,884.5 M
XLI Industrial Select Sector SPDR 7,957,584 $9,733.0 M
XIV Daily Inverse VIX Short-Term ETN 7,587,780 $547.2 M
TLT 20+ Year Treasury Bond ETF 7,417,825 $3,296.2 M
SDS UltraShort S&P500 6,831,716 $1,580.3 M
SLV Silver Trust 6,404,028 $6,716.8 M
RSX Market Vectors Russia ETF 6,302,497 $1,497.7 M
GLD SPDR Gold Trust 6,260,159 $33,314.3 M
XLK Technology Select Sector SPDR 6,044,686 $13,336.5 M
GDXJ Market Vectors Junior Gold Miners ETF 6,011,083 $2,530.2 M
UNG United States Natural Gas Fund LP 5,917,875 $635.2 M
EWT iShares MSCI Taiwan ETF 5,913,803 $3,250.7 M
XLV Health Care Select Sector SPDR 5,880,685 $10,010.3 M
UVXY Ultra VIX Short-Term Futures ETF 5,563,190 $268.6 M
XLP Consumer Staples Select Sector SPDR 5,534,656 $7,258.3 M
XHB SPDR Homebuilders ETF 5,040,114 $1,742.7 M
XLY Consumer Discretionary Select Sector SPDR 4,764,063 $5,247.3 M
XLB Materials Select Sector SPDR 4,369,423 $5,156.9 M
EPI India Earnings Fund 4,348,396 $1,745.5 M
EZU iShares MSCI EMU ETF 4,166,349 $10,384.0 M
DIA Dow Jones Industrial Average ETF 4,112,072 $11,446.5 M
NUGT Daily Gold Miners Bull 3x Shares 3,856,872 $756.8 M
SQQQ UltraPro Short QQQ 3,785,033 $348.8 M
DXJ Japan Hedged Equity Fund 3,714,706 $10,041.1 M
SSO Ultra S&P500 3,678,220 $2,357.4 M
XOP SPDR S&P Oil & Gas Explor & Product 3,511,483 $1,327.8 M
ITB iShares U.S. Home Construction ETF 3,509,499 $1,628.8 M
QID UltraShort QQQ 3,499,847 $355.7 M
TBT UltraShort Barclays 20+ Year Treasury 3,459,766 $4,259.9 M
FAZ Daily Financial Bear 3X Shares 3,413,545 $367.1 M
EWG iShares MSCI Germany ETF 3,397,228 $4,840.4 M
EWI iShares MSCI Italy Capped ETF 3,392,730 $1,881.0 M
JNK SPDR Barclays Capital High Yield Bond ETF 3,294,577 $9,274.5 M
VEA Europe Pacific 3,188,047 $23,786.3 M
VGK FTSE Europe ETF 3,163,473 $16,798.3 M
DUST Daily Gold Miners Bear 3x Shares 3,162,911 $253.8 M
IVV Core S&P 500 ETF 3,119,550 $59,254.4 M
HYG iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond ETF 3,013,749 $12,663.1 M
AMLP Alerian MLP ETF 2,982,725 $9,262.5 M
SH Short S&P500 2,963,811 $1,565.3 M
VNQ REIT ETF 2,869,180 $24,439.7 M
KRE SPDR S&P Regional Banking ETF 2,851,977 $2,277.2 M
SPXU UltraPro Short S&P500 2,769,273 $599.4 M
IEF iShares 7-10 Year Treasury Bond ETF 2,750,431 $6,193.6 M
TQQQ UltraPro QQQ 2,694,762 $632.7 M
USO United States Oil Fund 2,446,741 $590.0 M
OIH Market Vectors Oil Services ETF 2,399,113 $1,432.1 M
BKLN Senior Loan Portfolio 2,337,564 $7,163.5 M
JNUG Daily Junior Gold Miners Index Bull 3x Shares 2,312,994 $227.6 M
EWU iShares MSCI United Kingdom ETF 2,289,242 $4,345.1 M
EWH iShares MSCI Hong Kong ETF 2,140,663 $2,371.8 M
XRT SPDR S&P Retail ETF 2,129,484 $610.4 M
FAS Daily Financial Bull 3X Shares 2,061,889 $1,151.5 M
IAU COMEX Gold Trust 2,060,200 $6,939.4 M
TWM UltraShort Russell2000 1,996,703 $329.2 M
EWW iShares MSCI Mexico Capped ETF 1,931,262 $2,912.1 M
DBC DB Commodity Index Tracking Fund 1,865,981 $5,517.2 M
JDST Daily Junior Gold Miners Index Bear 3x Shares 1,837,491 $80.4 M
MDY SPDR MidCap Trust Series I 1,783,928 $15,766.9 M
PFF iShares U.S. Preferred Stock ETF 1,754,225 $10,363.9 M
EDC Daily Emerging Markets Bull 3X Shares 1,739,698 $328.3 M
FEZ SPDR Euro STOXX 50 ETF 1,673,137 $5,626.7 M
VTI Total Stock Market ETF 1,629,677 $45,307.6 M
EWY iShares MSCI South Korea Capped ETF 1,609,906 $4,462.8 M
SPXS Daily S&P 500 Bear 3x Shares 1,599,448 $221.0 M
QLD Ultra QQQ 1,554,039 $821.2 M
SMH Market Vectors Semiconductor ETF 1,517,900 $401.9 M
RWM Short Russell2000 1,460,198 $760.9 M
UST Ultra 7-10 Year Treasury 1,439,347 $543.6 M
IBB Nasdaq Biotechnology 1,366,467 $5,182.8 M
EWA MSCI Australia ETF 1,320,519 $1,981.1 M
BND Total Bond Market ETF 1,296,234 $20,830.1 M
IWF iShares Russell 1000 Growth ETF 1,291,072 $24,062.7 M
IWO iShares Russell 2000 Growth ETF 1,287,434 $5,639.3 M
EWM iShares MSCI Malaysia ETF 1,285,952 $804.9 M
IWD iShares Russell 1000 Value ETF 1,254,905 $23,266.2 M
IJH Core S&P Mid-Cap ETF 1,252,852 $23,068.2 M
XME SPDR S&P Metals & Mining ETF 1,233,641 $501.7 M
SPXL Daily S&P 500 Bull 3x Shares 1,229,808 $372.5 M
LQD iShares iBoxx $ Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF 1,212,400 $17,422.2 M