The Worst Equity ETFs 2019

The Worst 50 Equity Indices for ETFs in 2019

Investment focus
Index
4 Week
Chart
52 Week
Low/High
in 2020 in 2019 in 2018 in 2017 in 2016 Number
of ETFs
Equity United States Volatility
S&P 500 VIX Futures Enhanced Roll
4 week performance of S&P 500 VIX Futures Enhanced Roll ETFs 52 week low/high of S&P 500 VIX Futures Enhanced Roll ETFs -7.69% -34.75% 26.34% -63.75% -34.43% 1 ETF
Equity Bangladesh
MSCI Bangladesh Investable Market (IMI)
4 week performance of MSCI Bangladesh Investable Market (IMI) ETFs 52 week low/high of MSCI Bangladesh Investable Market (IMI) ETFs 1.37% -17.05% -16.98% 3.92% 12.09% 1 ETF
Equity Europe Multi-Factor Strategy
iSTOXX® Europe Multi-Factor Market Neutral
4 week performance of iSTOXX® Europe Multi-Factor Market Neutral ETFs 52 week low/high of iSTOXX® Europe Multi-Factor Market Neutral ETFs -1.03% -4.88% -5.15% - - 1 ETF
Equity Poland
MSCI Poland
4 week performance of MSCI Poland ETFs 52 week low/high of MSCI Poland ETFs -1.48% -3.94% -9.02% 35.61% 3.35% 1 ETF
Equity Malaysia
MSCI Malaysia
4 week performance of MSCI Malaysia ETFs 52 week low/high of MSCI Malaysia ETFs -0.96% -0.73% -2.17% 9.14% -0.95% 3 ETFs
Equity Eastern Europe
MSCI Eastern Europe ex Russia
4 week performance of MSCI Eastern Europe ex Russia ETFs 52 week low/high of MSCI Eastern Europe ex Russia ETFs -1.67% 1.06% -8.15% 30.60% 8.27% 2 ETFs
Equity Eastern Europe
MSCI Emerging Markets Eastern Europe ex Russia
4 week performance of MSCI Emerging Markets Eastern Europe ex Russia ETFs 52 week low/high of MSCI Emerging Markets Eastern Europe ex Russia ETFs -1.87% 1.37% -7.66% 9.96% 41.82% 1 ETF
Equity Pakistan
MSCI Pakistan Investable Market (IMI)
4 week performance of MSCI Pakistan Investable Market (IMI) ETFs 52 week low/high of MSCI Pakistan Investable Market (IMI) ETFs 1.85% 1.89% -29.80% -33.48% 37.58% 1 ETF
Equity India Fundamental/Quality
WisdomTree India Quality
4 week performance of WisdomTree India Quality ETFs 52 week low/high of WisdomTree India Quality ETFs 6.32% 2.09% -3.79% - - 2 ETFs
Equity World Hedge Fund
HFRX Global Hedge Fund (EUR Hedged)
4 week performance of HFRX Global Hedge Fund (EUR Hedged) ETFs 52 week low/high of HFRX Global Hedge Fund (EUR Hedged) ETFs -0.11% 2.27% -10.96% 2.29% -0.47% 1 ETF
Equity Europe Telecommunication
STOXX® Europe 600 Optimised Telecommunications
4 week performance of STOXX® Europe 600 Optimised Telecommunications ETFs 52 week low/high of STOXX® Europe 600 Optimised Telecommunications ETFs 3.41% 3.35% -8.22% -0.54% -13.20% 1 ETF
Equity Emerging Markets Low Volatility/Risk Weighted
Ossiam Emerging Markets Minimum Variance
4 week performance of Ossiam Emerging Markets Minimum Variance ETFs 52 week low/high of Ossiam Emerging Markets Minimum Variance ETFs -1.37% 4.30% -2.35% 15.88% 5.40% 1 ETF
Equity Europe Telecommunication
STOXX® Europe 600 Telecommunications
4 week performance of STOXX® Europe 600 Telecommunications ETFs 52 week low/high of STOXX® Europe 600 Telecommunications ETFs 3.12% 4.51% -8.84% 0.16% -12.35% 4 ETFs
Equity United States Infrastructure
Solactive US Energy Infrastructure MLP
4 week performance of Solactive US Energy Infrastructure MLP ETFs 52 week low/high of Solactive US Energy Infrastructure MLP ETFs -3.64% 4.55% -12.41% -19.49% 25.88% 1 ETF
Equity Europe Telecommunication
MSCI Europe Communication Services
4 week performance of MSCI Europe Communication Services ETFs 52 week low/high of MSCI Europe Communication Services ETFs 1.23% 4.72% -9.62% 1.59% -13.51% 2 ETFs
Equity Vietnam
FTSE Vietnam
4 week performance of FTSE Vietnam ETFs 52 week low/high of FTSE Vietnam ETFs -1.40% 7.63% -8.11% 29.58% 0.76% 1 ETF
Equity India
MSCI India
4 week performance of MSCI India ETFs 52 week low/high of MSCI India ETFs 4.49% 7.72% -4.21% 19.90% -0.07% 4 ETFs
Equity Europe Energy
MSCI Europe Energy
4 week performance of MSCI Europe Energy ETFs 52 week low/high of MSCI Europe Energy ETFs -5.93% 9.33% -0.16% 4.99% 32.13% 1 ETF
Equity Europe Energy
MSCI Europe Energy 20/35
4 week performance of MSCI Europe Energy 20/35 ETFs 52 week low/high of MSCI Europe Energy 20/35 ETFs -6.01% 9.35% -0.17% 5.00% 32.74% 1 ETF
Equity Europe Energy
STOXX® Europe 600 Optimised Oil & Gas
4 week performance of STOXX® Europe 600 Optimised Oil & Gas ETFs 52 week low/high of STOXX® Europe 600 Optimised Oil & Gas ETFs -4.80% 9.45% 0.17% 2.01% 29.02% 1 ETF
Equity United States Energy
Morningstar MLP Composite
4 week performance of Morningstar MLP Composite ETFs 52 week low/high of Morningstar MLP Composite ETFs -4.39% 9.92% -10.45% -19.86% 32.04% 2 ETFs
Equity Emerging Markets Low Volatility/Risk Weighted
MSCI Emerging Markets Minimum Volatility
4 week performance of MSCI Emerging Markets Minimum Volatility ETFs 52 week low/high of MSCI Emerging Markets Minimum Volatility ETFs 0.15% 10.09% -1.83% 11.19% 6.91% 1 ETF
Equity Europe Energy
STOXX® Europe 600 Oil & Gas
4 week performance of STOXX® Europe 600 Oil & Gas ETFs 52 week low/high of STOXX® Europe 600 Oil & Gas ETFs -4.95% 10.19% -0.61% 1.94% 29.14% 4 ETFs
Equity United States Volatility
S&P 500 Dynamic VEQTOR
4 week performance of S&P 500 Dynamic VEQTOR ETFs 52 week low/high of S&P 500 Dynamic VEQTOR ETFs 5.71% 10.20% 3.00% 1.51% 1.88% 1 ETF
Equity Indonesia
MSCI Indonesia
4 week performance of MSCI Indonesia ETFs 52 week low/high of MSCI Indonesia ETFs -1.09% 10.49% -5.09% 8.58% 19.91% 3 ETFs
Equity Philippines
MSCI Philippines Investable Market (IMI)
4 week performance of MSCI Philippines Investable Market (IMI) ETFs 52 week low/high of MSCI Philippines Investable Market (IMI) ETFs -3.51% 11.04% -13.48% 5.95% -1.18% 1 ETF
Equity India
Nifty 50
4 week performance of Nifty 50 ETFs 52 week low/high of Nifty 50 ETFs 2.32% 11.04% -2.46% 19.91% 3.25% 1 ETF
Equity Japan Multi-Factor Strategy
Nasdaq AlphaDEX® Japan
4 week performance of Nasdaq AlphaDEX® Japan ETFs 52 week low/high of Nasdaq AlphaDEX® Japan ETFs -0.19% 11.08% -14.04% 10.64% 5.81% 1 ETF
Equity Thailand
MSCI Thailand
4 week performance of MSCI Thailand ETFs 52 week low/high of MSCI Thailand ETFs -5.36% 11.08% -1.51% 17.64% 30.84% 2 ETFs
Equity South Africa
MSCI South Africa
4 week performance of MSCI South Africa ETFs 52 week low/high of MSCI South Africa ETFs -0.23% 11.23% -19.81% 17.62% 13.25% 4 ETFs
Equity Germany Dividend
DAXplus® Maximum Dividend
4 week performance of DAXplus® Maximum Dividend ETFs 52 week low/high of DAXplus® Maximum Dividend ETFs 1.41% 11.64% -18.87% 5.67% -1.30% 1 ETF
Equity Asia Pacific Small Cap
MSCI AC Far East ex Japan Small Cap
4 week performance of MSCI AC Far East ex Japan Small Cap ETFs 52 week low/high of MSCI AC Far East ex Japan Small Cap ETFs 0.70% 11.66% -13.06% 14.71% 0.90% 1 ETF
Equity Emerging Markets
MSCI GCC Countries ex Select Securities
4 week performance of MSCI GCC Countries ex Select Securities ETFs 52 week low/high of MSCI GCC Countries ex Select Securities ETFs -3.05% 11.92% 19.78% -9.04% 11.52% 1 ETF
Equity Turkey
MSCI Turkey
4 week performance of MSCI Turkey ETFs 52 week low/high of MSCI Turkey ETFs 4.05% 12.26% -39.90% 20.29% -3.60% 4 ETFs
Equity Emerging Markets Small Cap
MSCI Emerging Markets Small Cap
4 week performance of MSCI Emerging Markets Small Cap ETFs 52 week low/high of MSCI Emerging Markets Small Cap ETFs 1.77% 12.32% -13.89% 17.59% 6.27% 2 ETFs
Equity World Energy
MSCI World Energy
4 week performance of MSCI World Energy ETFs 52 week low/high of MSCI World Energy ETFs -5.18% 12.86% -11.80% -8.27% 29.89% 4 ETFs
Equity United States Dividend
BofA Merrill Lynch Diversified Core Plus Fixed Rate Preferred Securities (EUR Hedged)
4 week performance of BofA Merrill Lynch Diversified Core Plus Fixed Rate Preferred Securities (EUR Hedged) ETFs 52 week low/high of BofA Merrill Lynch Diversified Core Plus Fixed Rate Preferred Securities (EUR Hedged) ETFs 1.52% 12.97% - - - 1 ETF
Equity Mexico
MSCI Mexico Capped
4 week performance of MSCI Mexico Capped ETFs 52 week low/high of MSCI Mexico Capped ETFs 9.26% 13.00% -11.96% 1.50% -6.63% 2 ETFs
Equity Africa
SGI Pan Africa
4 week performance of SGI Pan Africa ETFs 52 week low/high of SGI Pan Africa ETFs 0.86% 13.05% -15.90% 10.80% 35.38% 1 ETF
Equity Asia Pacific Multi-Factor Strategy
LibertyQ AC Asia ex Japan Equity
4 week performance of LibertyQ AC Asia ex Japan Equity ETFs 52 week low/high of LibertyQ AC Asia ex Japan Equity ETFs 0.92% 13.16% - - - 1 ETF
Equity World Energy
S&P Commodity Producers Oil & Gas Exploration & Production
4 week performance of S&P Commodity Producers Oil & Gas Exploration & Production ETFs 52 week low/high of S&P Commodity Producers Oil & Gas Exploration & Production ETFs -8.84% 13.17% -18.02% -16.01% 40.02% 1 ETF
Equity China
MSCI China H
4 week performance of MSCI China H ETFs 52 week low/high of MSCI China H ETFs -1.50% 13.30% -9.02% 12.92% 4.34% 1 ETF
Equity Emerging Markets Social/Environmental
MSCI Emerging Markets SRI 5% Capped
4 week performance of MSCI Emerging Markets SRI 5% Capped ETFs 52 week low/high of MSCI Emerging Markets SRI 5% Capped ETFs 1.42% 13.33% -7.70% 16.43% 14.44% 3 ETFs
Equity United States Energy
S&P 500 Energy Sector
4 week performance of S&P 500 Energy Sector ETFs 52 week low/high of S&P 500 Energy Sector ETFs -6.00% 13.35% -14.62% -13.57% 30.90% 1 ETF
Equity Mexico
MSCI Mexico
4 week performance of MSCI Mexico ETFs 52 week low/high of MSCI Mexico ETFs 9.02% 13.35% -10.43% -0.51% -6.62% 1 ETF
Equity World Multi-Asset Strategy
ComStage Vermögensstrategie Defensiv
4 week performance of ComStage Vermögensstrategie Defensiv ETFs 52 week low/high of ComStage Vermögensstrategie Defensiv ETFs 2.98% 13.41% - - - 1 ETF
Equity United States Energy
S&P Energy Select Sector
4 week performance of S&P Energy Select Sector ETFs 52 week low/high of S&P Energy Select Sector ETFs -6.10% 13.58% -14.64% -13.42% 31.68% 1 ETF
Equity United States Energy
MSCI USA Energy
4 week performance of MSCI USA Energy ETFs 52 week low/high of MSCI USA Energy ETFs -6.02% 13.58% -15.71% - - 1 ETF
Equity Europe Financials
STOXX® Europe 600 Banks
4 week performance of STOXX® Europe 600 Banks ETFs 52 week low/high of STOXX® Europe 600 Banks ETFs 3.21% 13.68% -25.40% 11.75% -2.85% 4 ETFs
Equity South Korea
MSCI Korea
4 week performance of MSCI Korea ETFs 52 week low/high of MSCI Korea ETFs 5.32% 13.74% -17.69% 28.65% 11.55% 5 ETFs

Source: justETF.com; As of 16/02/20; Calculations in EUR based on the worst ETF of the respective index in 2019.