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One-year anniversary fixed-income ETFs
Name/ticker3-month average daily volume3-month return1-year returnNet assets ($M)Expense ratio*SPDR Barclays Short Term High Yield Bond ETF (SJNK)1,494,6961.45%5.81%$3,913.80.40%Pimco Total Return Exchange-Traded Fund (BOND)309,8952.14%-0.23%$3,419.40.55%Guggenheim BulletShares 2018 Corporate Bond
How newly-launched fixed-income ETFs rank
Name/tickerClassification3-month average daily volumeExpense ratio*AdvisorShares YieldPro ETF (YPRO)Alternative credit focus114,6101.42%Market Vectors Short High-Yield Muni Index ET (SHYD)High-yield municipal debt16,2390.35%iShares 2019 AMT-Free Muni Term ETF (MUAH)Intermediate municipal ...
Fixed-income ETFs ranked by quarterly returns
Name/ticker3-month return1-year returnNet assets ($M)Expense ratio*3-month average daily volumePimco 25+ Year Zero Coupon U.S. Treasury Index ETF (ZROZ)14.05%-6.28%$76.50.15%3,244Vanguard Extended Duration Treasury Index Fund ETF (EDV)12.95%-6.47%$201.50.12%64,654Market Vectors Preferred Secs ex ...
One-year anniversary equity ETFs
Name/ticker3-month average daily volume3-month average daily volume1-year returnNet assets ($M)Expense ratio*Alps US Equity High Volatillity Put Write Index (HVPW)51,4320.25%6.69%$75.30.95%Global X SuperDividend US ETF (DIV)23,8365.55%11.63%$77.30.45%Yorkville High Income Infrastructure MLP ETF ...
How newly-launched equity ETFs rank
Name/tickerClassification3-month average daily volumeExpense ratio*First Trust RBA American Indus Renaissance ETF (AIRR)Financial services104,5280.7%Vident U.S. Core Equity Fund (VUSE)Multicap core41,9130.6%PowerShares International BuyBack Achievers Portfolio (IPKW)International large-cap ...
Equity ETFs ranked by quarterly returns
Name/ticker3-month return1-year returnNet assets ($M)Expense ratio3-month average daily volumeMarket Vectors Indonesia Small-Cap ETF (IDXJ)25.73%-21.30%$6.60.61%18,705Guggenheim Invest Solar ETF (TAN)25.13%178.40%$451.40.70%677,267iShares MSCI Indonesia ETF ...
Ranking ETFs by tracking difference per category
N/A 0.07% Assets as of Feb. 28; performance-related figures as of March 28. Excludes leveraged and inverse funds, and exchange-traded notes. Ranking based on unrounded figures. Three- and five-year returns are annualized. N/A = not available (fund has been in operation for less than the stated
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Small fund nimble enough to navigate the edges of fixed income
Leader Total Return Fund manager goes off the beaten path to make nimble bets on market and rate patterns.
Fixed-income ETFs ranked by inflows and outflows
$146.9 0.40% As of March 31. Excludes leveraged and inverse funds, and exchange-traded notes. *Most recently reported net prospectus expense ratio. Source: Lipper, a Thomspon Reuters company
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February 27, 2014