Inverse Volatility ETF List

Click on the tabs below to see more information on Inverse Volatility ETFs, including historical performance, dividends, holdings, expense ratios, technical indicators, analysts reports and more. Click on an ETF ticker or name to go to its detail page, for in-depth news, financial data and graphs. By default the list is ordered by descending total market capitalization. Note that ETFs are usually tagged by ETFdb analysts as more than one type; for example, an inverse gold ETF may be tagged as "inverse" and as "gold" and as "commodity".

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Top 10 ETFs are highlighted in green.

ETF Overview

This is a list of all of the Inverse Volatility ETFs traded in the USA which are currently tagged by ETF Database. Please note that the list may not contain newly issued ETFs. If you're looking for a more simplified way to browse and compare ETFs, you may want to visit our ETFdb Categories, which categorize every ETF in a single "best fit" category.

* Assets in thousands of U.S. Dollars. Assets and Average Volume as of 09/12/2014

Symbol Name Price Change Assets * ▼ Avg Vol YTD

ETF Returns

This page includes historical return information for all Inverse Volatility ETFs listed on U.S. exchanges that are currently tracked by ETF Database.

Symbol Name 1 Week 4 Week YTD 1 Year 3 Year 5 Year
XIV Daily Inverse VIX Short-Term ETN -4.24% +0.33% +23.62% +57.76% +544.92% n/a
SVXY Short VIX Short-Term Futures ETF -4.11% +0.58% +23.65% +57.42% n/a n/a
ZIV Daily Inverse VIX Medium-Term ETN -1.43% +0.49% +21.45% +43.29% +293.31% n/a
XXV Inverse S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures ETN -0.08% +0.05% -0.18% +0.05% +23.22% n/a
IVOP Inverse S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures ETN (II) -0.31% -0.26% +0.45% +1.95% n/a n/a

ETF Expenses

The following table includes expense data and other descriptive information for all Inverse Volatility ETFs listed on U.S. exchanges that are currently tracked by ETF Database. In addition to expense ratio and issuer information, this table displays platforms that offer commission-free trading for certain ETFs.

Clicking on any of the links in the table below will provide additional descriptive and quantitative information on Inverse Volatility ETFs.

Symbol Name ETFdb Category Inception ER Commission Free
XIV Daily Inverse VIX Short-Term ETN Volatility 2010-11-29 1.35% Not Available
SVXY Short VIX Short-Term Futures ETF Volatility 2011-10-04 0.95% Not Available
ZIV Daily Inverse VIX Medium-Term ETN Volatility 2010-11-29 1.35% Not Available
XXV Inverse S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures ETN Volatility 2010-07-16 0.89% Not Available
IVOP Inverse S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures ETN (II) Volatility 2011-09-19 0.89% Not Available

ETF Dividends

This page includes historical dividend information for all Inverse Volatility ETFs listed on U.S. exchanges that are currently tracked by ETF Database. Note that certain ETPs may not make dividend payments, and as such some of the information below may not be meaningful.

Symbol Name Annual Dividend Rate Dividend Date Dividend Annual Dividend Yield % P/E Ratio Beta
XIV Daily Inverse VIX Short-Term ETN n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 5.15
SVXY Short VIX Short-Term Futures ETF n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 5.17
ZIV Daily Inverse VIX Medium-Term ETN n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 2.81
XXV Inverse S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures ETN n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0.06
IVOP Inverse S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures ETN (II) n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0.23

ETF Holdings

The table below includes basic holdings data for all U.S. listed Inverse Volatility ETFs that are currently tagged by ETF Database. The table below includes the number of holdings for each ETF and the percentage of assets that the top ten assets make up, if applicable. For more detailed holdings information for any ETF, click on the link in the right column.

Symbol Name # of Holdings % In Top 10 Complete
XIV Daily Inverse VIX Short-Term ETN n/a n/a View
SVXY Short VIX Short-Term Futures ETF 3 99.90% View
ZIV Daily Inverse VIX Medium-Term ETN n/a n/a View
XXV Inverse S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures ETN n/a n/a View
IVOP Inverse S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures ETN (II) n/a n/a View

ETF Tax Rates

The following table includes certain tax information for all Inverse Volatility ETFs listed on U.S. exchanges that are currently tracked by ETF Database, including applicable short-term and long-term capital gains rates and the tax form on which gains or losses in each ETF will be reported.

Symbol Name ST Cap Gains Rate LT Cap Gains Rate Tax Form
XIV Daily Inverse VIX Short-Term ETN 35% 15% 1099
SVXY Short VIX Short-Term Futures ETF 23% 23% K-1
ZIV Daily Inverse VIX Medium-Term ETN 35% 15% 1099
XXV Inverse S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures ETN 35% 15% 1099
IVOP Inverse S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures ETN (II) 35% 15% 1099

ETF Technicals

This page contains certain technical information for all Inverse Volatility ETFs that are listed on U.S. exchanges and tracked by ETF Database. Note that the table below only includes limited technical indicators; click on the "View" link in the far right column for each ETF to see an expanded display of the product's technicals.

Symbol Name Lower Bollinger Upper Bollinger Support 1 Resistance 1 RSI Advanced
XIV Daily Inverse VIX Short-Term ETN $42.33 $44.77 $41.73 $43.36 49 View
SVXY Short VIX Short-Term Futures ETF $82.97 $87.74 $81.89 $85.08 49 View
ZIV Daily Inverse VIX Medium-Term ETN $46.40 $48.40 $46.63 $47.37 51 View
XXV Inverse S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures ETN $38.40 $38.47 n/a n/a 44 View
IVOP Inverse S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures ETN (II) $38.16 $38.37 $38.20 $38.22 46 View

ETF Analysis

This page provides links to various analysis for all Inverse Volatility ETFs that are listed on U.S. exchanges and tracked by ETF Database. The links in the table below will guide you to various analytical resources for the relevant ETF, including an X-ray of holdings, official fund fact sheet, or objective analyst report.

Symbol Name Fact Sheet ETF Holdings Chart ETF Home Page Head-To-Head
XIV Daily Inverse VIX Short-Term ETN View View View View View
SVXY Short VIX Short-Term Futures ETF View View View View View
ZIV Daily Inverse VIX Medium-Term ETN View View View View View
XXV Inverse S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures ETN View View View View View
IVOP Inverse S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures ETN (II) View View View View View

ETFs: ETFdb Realtime Ratings

This page provides ETFdb Ratings for all Inverse Volatility ETFs that are listed on U.S. exchanges and tracked by ETF Database. The ETFdb Ratings are transparent, quant-based evaluations of ETFs relative to other products in the same ETFdb Category. As such, it should be noted that this page may include ETFs from multiple ETFdb Categories.

Symbol Liquidity Expenses Performance Volatility Dividend Concentration Realtime
Overall
XIV
A
C+
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SVXY
A-
B
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ZIV
B
C+
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XXV
C
B+
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IVOP
C
A-
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