Weekly Update 7/12

Last week, tropical depression Barry hit the US, equity markets slumped ahead of earnings, and Novak Djokovic beat Roger Federer in Wimbledon to win his fifth title.

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One Week ETF Trends

US Listed ETFs – Equity – 1 Week Best & Worst Returns

Last week, Gold weighted ETF SGDJ took the top spot in equity returns, and was followed by iShares U.S. Healthcare Provider IHF. Other notable performance was seen into semiconductors , other gold ETFs, and the ARK Web x.0 ETF ARKW.

Marijuana ETFs saw the worst performance last week, followed by Egypt and Greece. 

US Listed ETFs – Fixed Income – 1 Week Best & Worst Returns

Convertible securities was a winning strategy last week, with ICVT taking the top spot.

Long Term Treasury ETFs took a significant hit last week, with ZROZdropping more than 3%.

US Listed ETFs – Equity – Top Inflows & Outflows

SPY led equity inflows, followed by similar S&P 500 funds IVV and VOO

The financial, consumer staples, and Health Care SPDR funds saw the largest outflows.

US Listed ETFs – Fixed Income – 1 Week Inflows & Outflows

The iShares MBS ETF MBB led fixed income inflows, while LQD saw the largest outflows.

On-Screen Liquidity Momentum

Top 10 secondary-market volume increases where ADV 5-day increased substantially over ADV 20-day and ADV 5-day > $10mm

ETF Name    Ticker  % diff
WisdomTree Japan SmallCap Dividend FundDFJ254%
JPMorgan BetaBuilders MSCI U.S. REIT ETFBBRE231%
Vanguard Communication Services ETFIYZ202%
Vanguard Extended Market ETFVOX183%
Goldman Sachs ActiveBeta U.S. Large Cap Equity ETFVXF172%
iShares U.S. Healthcare Providers ETFGSLC160%
Invesco FTSE RAFI Developed Markets ex-U.S. ETFIHF157%
Vanguard Mid-Cap ETFVO152%
Vanguard Materials ETFVAW148%
VelocityShares 3X Inverse Natural Gas ETNDGAZ148%

New Launches, Filings, Closings and Changes 

New Launches:

  • VanEck Vectors Low Carbon Energy ETF SMOG, 63bps
  • Aptus Collared Income Opportunity ETF ACIO, 79bps
  • Innovation Shares Cannabis ETF THCX, 70bps
  • Wahed FTSE USA Shariah ETF HLAL, 50bps

New Filings:

  • Inspire International ESG ETF
  • GraniteShares XOUT U.S. Large Cap ETF

Expense Ratio Changes:

  • iShares Broad USD Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF USIG 15-6bps