The Worst ETFs 2017

The Worst 50 Indices for ETFs in 2017

Investment focus
Index
4 Week
Chart
52 Week
Low/High
in 2018 in 2017 in 2016 in 2015 in 2014 Number
of ETFs
Equity Asia Pacific Social/Environmental
MSCI Pacific ex Japan ex Controversial Weapons
4 week performance of MSCI Pacific ex Japan ex Controversial Weapons ETFs 52 week low/high of MSCI Pacific ex Japan ex Controversial Weapons ETFs -6.45% -94.99% - - - 1 ETF
Equity 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 24.15% -63.75% -34.43% -12.39% -24.06% 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 -25.83% -33.48% 37.58% -1.20% 34.68% 1 ETF
Equity World Energy
Solactive Global Oil Equities
4 week performance of Solactive Global Oil Equities ETFs 52 week low/high of Solactive Global Oil Equities ETFs -17.41% -21.33% 54.98% -29.66% -25.30% 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 -3.24% -19.89% 32.14% -29.81% 15.24% 2 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 -4.86% -19.49% 25.88% -25.02% - 1 ETF
Commodities Agriculture
Rogers International Commodity (RICI) Agriculture
4 week performance of Rogers International Commodity (RICI) Agriculture ETFs 52 week low/high of Rogers International Commodity (RICI) Agriculture ETFs 0.79% -16.97% 3.59% -5.99% 4.82% 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 -9.63% -16.01% 40.02% -27.31% -10.86% 1 ETF
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 -7.74% -13.57% 30.90% - - 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 -7.92% -13.42% 31.68% - - 1 ETF
Bonds United States Government USD
Bloomberg Barclays US Treasury 1-3
4 week performance of Bloomberg Barclays US Treasury 1-3 ETFs 52 week low/high of Bloomberg Barclays US Treasury 1-3 ETFs 6.41% -11.91% 3.95% 11.93% 14.04% 2 ETFs
Bonds United States Government USD
ICE US Treasury 1-3
4 week performance of ICE US Treasury 1-3 ETFs 52 week low/high of ICE US Treasury 1-3 ETFs 6.14% -11.89% 3.96% 11.84% 14.01% 2 ETFs
Bonds United States Inflation-Linked USD
iBoxx® USD Breakeven 10-Year Inflation
4 week performance of iBoxx® USD Breakeven 10-Year Inflation ETFs 52 week low/high of iBoxx® USD Breakeven 10-Year Inflation ETFs 5.37% -11.80% - - - 1 ETF
Money Market USD
Fed Funds Effective Rate
4 week performance of Fed Funds Effective Rate ETFs 52 week low/high of Fed Funds Effective Rate ETFs 7.41% -11.47% 3.91% 11.34% 13.25% 2 ETFs
Commodities Broad market
Bloomberg Commodity
4 week performance of Bloomberg Commodity ETFs 52 week low/high of Bloomberg Commodity ETFs 0.27% -11.44% 15.17% -18.65% -6.64% 3 ETFs
Bonds United States Government USD
iBoxx® USD Treasuries 1-3
4 week performance of iBoxx® USD Treasuries 1-3 ETFs 52 week low/high of iBoxx® USD Treasuries 1-3 ETFs 6.00% -11.44% 3.98% 11.95% 14.14% 1 ETF
Bonds United States Government USD
Bloomberg Barclays US Treasury 3-5
4 week performance of Bloomberg Barclays US Treasury 3-5 ETFs 52 week low/high of Bloomberg Barclays US Treasury 3-5 ETFs 6.01% -11.34% - - - 1 ETF
Equity Russia
DAXglobal Russia Net
4 week performance of DAXglobal Russia Net ETFs 52 week low/high of DAXglobal Russia Net ETFs 11.04% -11.33% 56.86% 9.23% -36.83% 1 ETF
Commodities Broad market
Thomson Reuters/CoreCommodity CRB
4 week performance of Thomson Reuters/CoreCommodity CRB ETFs 52 week low/high of Thomson Reuters/CoreCommodity CRB ETFs 0.60% -11.31% 12.07% -15.21% -7.19% 1 ETF
Bonds United States Government USD
ICE US Treasury 3-7
4 week performance of ICE US Treasury 3-7 ETFs 52 week low/high of ICE US Treasury 3-7 ETFs 5.58% -11.07% 4.45% 13.29% 16.98% 2 ETFs
Bonds United States Government USD
Commerzbank 10Y US Treasury Future
4 week performance of Commerzbank 10Y US Treasury Future ETFs 52 week low/high of Commerzbank 10Y US Treasury Future ETFs 5.50% -10.86% 4.22% - - 1 ETF
Bonds United States Corporate USD
iBoxx® USD Liquid Investment Grade Ultrashort
4 week performance of iBoxx® USD Liquid Investment Grade Ultrashort ETFs 52 week low/high of iBoxx® USD Liquid Investment Grade Ultrashort ETFs 7.49% -10.86% 4.49% 12.06% 13.85% 1 ETF
Bonds United States Corporate USD
Bloomberg Barclays US Corporate 0-3
4 week performance of Bloomberg Barclays US Corporate 0-3 ETFs 52 week low/high of Bloomberg Barclays US Corporate 0-3 ETFs 6.67% -10.79% 5.14% 12.21% 14.35% 1 ETF
Bonds United States Government USD
Bloomberg Barclays US Treasury 5-7
4 week performance of Bloomberg Barclays US Treasury 5-7 ETFs 52 week low/high of Bloomberg Barclays US Treasury 5-7 ETFs 5.76% -10.56% - - - 1 ETF
Precious Metals
Platinum
4 week performance of Platinum ETFs 52 week low/high of Platinum ETFs -11.75% -10.40% 7.41% -20.40% 0.71% 1 ETF
Bonds United States Corporate USD
iBoxx® USD Liquid Investment Grade 0-5
4 week performance of iBoxx® USD Liquid Investment Grade 0-5 ETFs 52 week low/high of iBoxx® USD Liquid Investment Grade 0-5 ETFs 5.88% -10.33% 5.48% 12.66% 15.10% 1 ETF
Commodities Broad market
Thomson Reuters/CoreCommodity CRB Non-Energy
4 week performance of Thomson Reuters/CoreCommodity CRB Non-Energy ETFs 52 week low/high of Thomson Reuters/CoreCommodity CRB Non-Energy ETFs -3.76% -10.28% 6.87% -4.72% 11.36% 1 ETF
Bonds United States Government USD
Bloomberg Barclays US Treasury
4 week performance of Bloomberg Barclays US Treasury ETFs 52 week low/high of Bloomberg Barclays US Treasury ETFs 5.22% -10.19% 4.27% 12.28% 19.18% 2 ETFs
Bonds United States Covered Bonds USD
Bloomberg Barclays US Mortage Backed Securities
4 week performance of Bloomberg Barclays US Mortage Backed Securities ETFs 52 week low/high of Bloomberg Barclays US Mortage Backed Securities ETFs 5.27% -10.18% - - - 1 ETF
Bonds United States Government USD
Bloomberg Barclays Global Aggregate US Treasury Float Adjusted Bond
4 week performance of Bloomberg Barclays Global Aggregate US Treasury Float Adjusted Bond ETFs 52 week low/high of Bloomberg Barclays Global Aggregate US Treasury Float Adjusted Bond ETFs 5.08% -10.10% - - - 1 ETF
Bonds United States Government USD
Bloomberg Barclays US Treasury 7-10
4 week performance of Bloomberg Barclays US Treasury 7-10 ETFs 52 week low/high of Bloomberg Barclays US Treasury 7-10 ETFs 4.90% -10.05% 4.14% 13.11% 23.65% 2 ETFs
Bonds United States Corporate USD
iBoxx® USD Liquid Floating Rate Notes Investment Grade Corporates 100
4 week performance of iBoxx® USD Liquid Floating Rate Notes Investment Grade Corporates 100 ETFs 52 week low/high of iBoxx® USD Liquid Floating Rate Notes Investment Grade Corporates 100 ETFs 5.46% -9.94% 5.40% - - 1 ETF
Bonds United States Government USD
ICE US Treasury 7-10
4 week performance of ICE US Treasury 7-10 ETFs 52 week low/high of ICE US Treasury 7-10 ETFs 4.76% -9.94% 4.16% 13.18% 23.11% 2 ETFs
Bonds United States Corporate USD
Bloomberg Barclays US Liquid Corporates 1-5
4 week performance of Bloomberg Barclays US Liquid Corporates 1-5 ETFs 52 week low/high of Bloomberg Barclays US Liquid Corporates 1-5 ETFs 5.28% -9.93% 6.13% 13.27% - 1 ETF
Bonds United States Government USD
iBoxx® USD Treasuries
4 week performance of iBoxx® USD Treasuries ETFs 52 week low/high of iBoxx® USD Treasuries ETFs 5.11% -9.83% 4.00% 12.24% 20.36% 1 ETF
Real Estate United States
FTSE EPRA/NAREIT United States
4 week performance of FTSE EPRA/NAREIT United States ETFs 52 week low/high of FTSE EPRA/NAREIT United States ETFs 7.43% -9.58% 9.88% 13.78% 47.21% 1 ETF
Real Estate United States
FTSE EPRA/NAREIT United States Dividend+
4 week performance of FTSE EPRA/NAREIT United States Dividend+ ETFs 52 week low/high of FTSE EPRA/NAREIT United States Dividend+ ETFs 8.33% -9.51% 10.24% 14.37% 46.62% 1 ETF
Equity Russia
MSCI Russia 25% Capped
4 week performance of MSCI Russia 25% Capped ETFs 52 week low/high of MSCI Russia 25% Capped ETFs 10.00% -9.39% 57.74% 7.96% -35.99% 1 ETF
Bonds United States Inflation-Linked USD
Bloomberg Barclays US Government Inflation-Linked Bond
4 week performance of Bloomberg Barclays US Government Inflation-Linked Bond ETFs 52 week low/high of Bloomberg Barclays US Government Inflation-Linked Bond ETFs 3.86% -9.36% 8.08% - - 3 ETFs
Precious Metals
Silver
4 week performance of Silver ETFs 52 week low/high of Silver ETFs -9.22% -9.25% 20.89% -4.03% -7.38% 2 ETFs
Bonds United States Aggregate USD
Bloomberg Barclays US Aggregate Bond
4 week performance of Bloomberg Barclays US Aggregate Bond ETFs 52 week low/high of Bloomberg Barclays US Aggregate Bond ETFs 4.35% -9.24% 5.59% 11.85% 20.09% 2 ETFs
Bonds United States Inflation-Linked USD
iBoxx® USD TIPS Inflation-Linked
4 week performance of iBoxx® USD TIPS Inflation-Linked ETFs 52 week low/high of iBoxx® USD TIPS Inflation-Linked ETFs 3.87% -9.11% 7.87% 9.39% 18.30% 1 ETF
Commodities Broad market
Rogers International Commodity (RICI)
4 week performance of Rogers International Commodity (RICI) ETFs 52 week low/high of Rogers International Commodity (RICI) ETFs 1.43% -9.05% 15.15% -18.62% -12.42% 1 ETF
Equity Emerging Markets
MSCI GCC Countries ex Select Securites
4 week performance of MSCI GCC Countries ex Select Securites ETFs 52 week low/high of MSCI GCC Countries ex Select Securites ETFs 21.20% -9.04% 11.52% - - 1 ETF
Commodities Broad market
Bloomberg Commodity 3 Month Forward
4 week performance of Bloomberg Commodity 3 Month Forward ETFs 52 week low/high of Bloomberg Commodity 3 Month Forward ETFs -0.66% -8.90% 15.96% -15.03% -4.37% 1 ETF
Bonds Japan Government JPY
Citi Japanese Government Bond
4 week performance of Citi Japanese Government Bond ETFs 52 week low/high of Citi Japanese Government Bond ETFs 5.29% -8.68% 10.37% 11.56% 3.77% 1 ETF
Bonds Emerging Markets Government USD
BofA Merrill Lynch Emerging Markets USD Government Bond 0-5 ex-144a
4 week performance of BofA Merrill Lynch Emerging Markets USD Government Bond 0-5 ex-144a ETFs 52 week low/high of BofA Merrill Lynch Emerging Markets USD Government Bond 0-5 ex-144a ETFs 5.32% -8.63% 7.98% 13.53% - 1 ETF
Real Estate United States
MSCI USA IMI Liquid Real Estate
4 week performance of MSCI USA IMI Liquid Real Estate ETFs 52 week low/high of MSCI USA IMI Liquid Real Estate ETFs 5.16% -8.56% 10.60% - - 1 ETF
Bonds Switzerland Aggregate CHF
SBI® Foreign AAA-BBB 1-5
4 week performance of SBI® Foreign AAA-BBB 1-5 ETFs 52 week low/high of SBI® Foreign AAA-BBB 1-5 ETFs 3.62% -8.51% 1.18% 11.28% 3.35% 1 ETF
Equity World Energy
MSCI World Energy
4 week performance of MSCI World Energy ETFs 52 week low/high of MSCI World Energy ETFs -6.85% -8.27% 29.89% -14.39% 0.15% 3 ETFs

Source: justETF.com; As of 12/12/18; Calculations in EUR based on the worst ETF of the respective index in 2017.