Top MSCI USA ETFs

The MSCI USA index Factsheet

The MSCI USA index is an equity index which tracks the return of U.S. stocks. With its 635 (As of 30/06/17) constituents, the MSCI USA index reflects approximately 85% of the total market capitalisation in the USA.

ETF investors profit from price gains and dividends of the MSCI USA constituents. Currently, the MSCI USA index is tracked by 14 ETFs.

0.07% p.a. - 0.33% p.a.
annual total expense ratio
track the MSCI USA
16.49%
return in CHF in 2017 per 30/11/17

Cost of MSCI USA ETFs

The total expense ratio (TER) of MSCI USA ETFs is between 0.07% p.a. and 0.33% p.a.. In comparison, an actively managed fund on the US like the Franklin U.S. Opportunities Fund A (Acc) EUR costs around 1.81% per year. Calculate your individual cost savings by using our cost calculator.

 

The best MSCI USA ETF by 1-year fund return as of 30/11/17

All MSCI USA ETFs ranked by fund return

 

The largest MSCI USA ETF by fund size in CHF

All MSCI USA ETFs ranked by fund size

 

The cheapest MSCI USA ETF by total expense ratio

All MSCI USA ETFs ranked by total expense ratio

 
 

MSCI USA ETFs in comparison

The most important factors at a glance

Besides return, there are further important factors to consider when selecting a MSCI USA ETF. In order to provide a sound decision basis, you find a list of all MSCI USA ETFs with details on size, cost, age, use of profits, fund domicile and replication method ranked by fund size.

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Provider
ISIN
  Fund size
in m CHF
TER
in %
Use of profits Fund domicile Replication method
db x-trackers MSCI USA Index UCITS ETF (DR) 1CIE00BJ0KDR00 3,971 0.07% p.a. Accumulating Ireland Full replication
db x-trackers MSCI USA Index UCITS ETF 1CLU0274210672 2,687 0.30% p.a. Accumulating Luxembourg Unfunded swap
Lyxor MSCI USA UCITS ETF D-EURFR0010296061 1,084 0.25% p.a. Distributing France Unfunded swap
UBS (Irl) ETF plc – MSCI USA UCITS ETFIE00BD4TXS21 904 0.14% p.a. Accumulating Ireland Full replication
UBS ETF (LU) MSCI USA UCITS ETF (USD) A-disLU0136234654 603 0.14% p.a. Distributing Luxembourg Full replication
iShares MSCI USA UCITS ETF (Acc)IE00B52SFT06 528 0.33% p.a. Accumulating Ireland Full replication
UBS ETF (IE) MSCI USA UCITS ETF (USD) A-disIE00B77D4428 309 0.14% p.a. Distributing Ireland Full replication
Amundi ETF MSCI USA UCITS ETF USDFR0010871152 266 0.28% p.a. Accumulating France Unfunded swap
UBS ETF (IE) MSCI USA SF UCITS ETF (USD) A-accIE00B3SC9K16 210 0.20% p.a. Accumulating Ireland Swap-based
ComStage MSCI USA TRN UCITS ETFLU0392495700 141 0.10% p.a. Accumulating Luxembourg Unfunded swap
HSBC MSCI USA UCITS ETF USDIE00B5WFQ436 118 0.30% p.a. Distributing Ireland Full replication
Source MSCI USA UCITS ETF AIE00B60SX170 81 0.30% p.a. Accumulating Ireland Unfunded swap
UBS (IE) MSCI USA UCITS ETF (USD) A-UKdisIE00BD08DL65 53 0.14% p.a. Distributing Ireland Full replication
UBS ETF (LU) MSCI USA UCITS ETF (USD) A-UKdisLU1107559889 3 0.14% p.a. Distributing Luxembourg Full replication

Source: justETF.com; As of 17/12/17

 

Return comparison of all MSCI USA ETFs

The table shows the returns of all MSCI USA ETFs in comparison. All return figures are including dividends as of month end. Besides the return the reference date on which you conduct the comparison is important. In order to find the best ETFs, you can also perform a chart comparison.

ETF   1 month
in %
3 months
in %
6 months
in %
1 year
in %
3 years
in %
db x-trackers MSCI USA Index UCITS ETF 1C 1.91% 11.41% 11.97% 19.21% 38.25%
UBS ETF (IE) MSCI USA SF UCITS ETF (USD) A-acc 1.23% 11.31% 11.83% 18.97% 37.31%
db x-trackers MSCI USA Index UCITS ETF (DR) 1C 1.89% 11.36% 11.85% 18.96% 37.82%
Amundi ETF MSCI USA UCITS ETF USD 1.89% 11.35% 11.85% 18.93% 37.12%
UBS ETF (IE) MSCI USA UCITS ETF (USD) A-dis 2.32% 11.36% 11.85% 18.92% 37.30%
ComStage MSCI USA TRN UCITS ETF 1.91% 11.40% 11.87% 18.90% 37.56%
UBS (IE) MSCI USA UCITS ETF (USD) A-UKdis 1.19% 11.33% 11.84% 18.88% -
UBS (Irl) ETF plc – MSCI USA UCITS ETF 1.25% 11.26% 11.81% 18.87% -
HSBC MSCI USA UCITS ETF USD 1.87% 11.34% 11.81% 18.85% 36.79%
Source MSCI USA UCITS ETF A 1.88% 11.29% 11.75% 18.69% 36.87%
iShares MSCI USA UCITS ETF (Acc) 1.88% 11.29% 11.74% 18.66% 36.70%
UBS ETF (LU) MSCI USA UCITS ETF (USD) A-dis 1.86% 11.30% 11.69% 18.59% 36.21%
UBS ETF (LU) MSCI USA UCITS ETF (USD) A-UKdis 1.85% 11.25% 11.64% 18.56% 36.20%
Lyxor MSCI USA UCITS ETF D-EUR 1.40% 10.70% 11.29% 18.09% 36.98%
ETF   2017
in %
2016
in %
2015
in %
2014
in %
2013
in %
db x-trackers MSCI USA Index UCITS ETF 1C 16.66% 14.01% 1.40% 25.52% 28.05%
db x-trackers MSCI USA Index UCITS ETF (DR) 1C 16.49% 13.77% 1.44% - -
UBS ETF (IE) MSCI USA SF UCITS ETF (USD) A-acc 16.47% 13.70% 1.16% 25.29% 28.03%
Amundi ETF MSCI USA UCITS ETF USD 16.45% 13.59% 1.14% 25.32% 28.15%
UBS (Irl) ETF plc – MSCI USA UCITS ETF 16.45% - - - -
UBS ETF (IE) MSCI USA UCITS ETF (USD) A-dis 16.44% 13.63% 1.20% 25.52% 28.23%
ComStage MSCI USA TRN UCITS ETF 16.41% 13.32% 0.81% 26.84% 29.70%
UBS (IE) MSCI USA UCITS ETF (USD) A-UKdis 16.36% - - - -
HSBC MSCI USA UCITS ETF USD 16.29% 13.46% 1.13% 25.41% 28.22%
Source MSCI USA UCITS ETF A 16.24% 13.52% 1.18% 25.40% 28.13%
iShares MSCI USA UCITS ETF (Acc) 16.20% 13.53% 1.10% 25.32% 28.19%
UBS ETF (LU) MSCI USA UCITS ETF (USD) A-dis 16.15% 13.32% 0.98% 25.13% 27.85%
UBS ETF (LU) MSCI USA UCITS ETF (USD) A-UKdis 16.08% 13.36% 1.00% - -
Lyxor MSCI USA UCITS ETF D-EUR 15.97% 13.58% 1.24% 25.71% 28.34%

Source: justETF.com; As of 30/11/17; Calculations in CHF including dividends