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 83.14% -34.75% 26.34% -63.75% -34.43% 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 -4.81% -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 -33.81% -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 -10.96% -0.73% -2.17% 9.14% -0.41% 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 -34.45% 1.06% -8.15% 30.60% 8.27% 2 ETFs
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 -16.67% 1.89% -29.80% -33.48% 37.58% 1 ETF
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 -2.00% 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 -19.60% 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 -13.98% 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 -18.05% 4.51% -8.84% 0.16% -12.35% 4 ETFs
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 -21.38% 4.87% -9.24% 1.76% -13.30% 1 ETF
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 -40.49% 6.62% -10.85% -19.51% 26.28% 1 ETF
Equity Vietnam
FTSE Vietnam
4 week performance of FTSE Vietnam ETFs 52 week low/high of FTSE Vietnam ETFs -2.84% 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 -7.87% 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 -49.68% 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 -50.05% 9.35% -0.17% 5.00% 32.74% 1 ETF
Equity Indonesia
MSCI Indonesia
4 week performance of MSCI Indonesia ETFs 52 week low/high of MSCI Indonesia ETFs -28.78% 9.44% -4.52% 8.49% 20.45% 3 ETFs
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 -40.72% 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 -44.69% 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 -8.17% 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 -42.34% 10.19% -0.61% 1.94% 29.14% 4 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 -19.88% 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 -10.63% 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 -10.59% 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 -33.65% 11.08% -1.51% 17.64% 30.84% 2 ETFs
Equity South Africa
MSCI South Africa Capped
4 week performance of MSCI South Africa Capped ETFs 52 week low/high of MSCI South Africa Capped ETFs -21.28% 11.23% -19.81% 17.62% 13.25% 3 ETFs
Equity Germany Dividend
DAXplus® Maximum Dividend
4 week performance of DAXplus® Maximum Dividend ETFs 52 week low/high of DAXplus® Maximum Dividend ETFs -14.38% 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 3.22% 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 -11.64% 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 -38.52% 12.26% -39.90% 20.29% -3.60% 3 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 -5.54% 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 -50.59% 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 1.18% 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 -24.36% 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 -11.97% 13.05% -15.90% 10.80% 35.38% 1 ETF
Equity South Korea
MSCI Korea 20/35
4 week performance of MSCI Korea 20/35 ETFs 52 week low/high of MSCI Korea 20/35 ETFs 4.89% 13.09% -17.61% 27.88% 12.99% 4 ETFs
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 -9.14% 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 -51.75% 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 -15.57% 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 -6.71% 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 -52.67% 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 -24.56% 13.35% -10.43% -0.51% -6.62% 1 ETF
Equity World Multi-Asset Strategy
Lyxor Portfolio Strategy Defensive
4 week performance of Lyxor Portfolio Strategy Defensive ETFs 52 week low/high of Lyxor Portfolio Strategy Defensive ETFs 0.04% 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 -51.87% 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 -52.01% 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 -40.41% 13.68% -25.40% 11.75% -2.85% 4 ETFs
Equity Emerging Markets Dividend
S&P Emerging Markets High Yield Dividend Aristocrats
4 week performance of S&P Emerging Markets High Yield Dividend Aristocrats ETFs 52 week low/high of S&P Emerging Markets High Yield Dividend Aristocrats ETFs -21.08% 13.74% -2.17% 12.41% 21.22% 1 ETF
Equity Europe Financials
MSCI Europe Banks
4 week performance of MSCI Europe Banks ETFs 52 week low/high of MSCI Europe Banks ETFs -43.66% 13.87% -23.96% 12.15% 0.81% 1 ETF
Equity Spain
MSCI Spain
4 week performance of MSCI Spain ETFs 52 week low/high of MSCI Spain ETFs -29.06% 13.96% -12.17% 11.31% 1.73% 2 ETFs
Equity South Korea
MSCI Korea
4 week performance of MSCI Korea ETFs 52 week low/high of MSCI Korea ETFs 3.40% 13.98% -17.95% 28.91% 11.98% 1 ETF

Source: justETF.com; As of 27.10.20; Calculations in EUR based on the worst ETF of the respective index in 2019.