Last week trade tensions escalated before Trump’s announcement of a tariff delay and U.S. mortgage debt hits a new record surpassing the 2008 peak. Thankfully, Olive Garden is offering a pass to a select 50 people for unlimited dining for life.
With the markets choppy last week, here’s what was making waves in the ETF marketplace.
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One Week ETF Trends
US Listed ETFs – Equity – 1 Week Best & Worst Returns
Argentina ETFs ARGT and AGT soared last week ahead of the country’s primary elections results. Egyptian ETF EGPT and Brazilian ETFs EWZS and FBZ also saw topperformance.
Oil and MLP ETFs took the biggest hit last week, led by the SPDR Oil & Gas Equipment & Services ETF XES.
US Listed ETFs – Fixed Income – 1 Week Best & Worst Returns
Convertible securities led fixed income gains last week, followed by emerging markets sovereign and government bond ETFs.
A mix of funds made the list for worst fixed income returns, led by Anfield Universal Fixed Income IFIF.
US Listed ETFs – Equity – Top Inflows & Outflows
VOO led equity inflows, followed by iShares MSCI Min Vol ETF USMV.
SPY saw over $5B in outflows last week as trade tensions escalated and concerns of an economic cooldown grew.
US Listed ETFs – Fixed Income – 1 Week Inflows & Outflows
Treasury bond ETFs BIL and IEF saw top inflows for the fixed income category, while corporate bond ETFs LQD and VCIT saw top 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
|PIMCO RAFI Dynamic Multi-Factor Emerging Markets Equity||MFEM||373%|
|iShares Commodities Select Strategy||COMT||356%|
|First Trust Dorsey Wright Momentum & Low Volatility||DVOL||348%|
|JPMorgan Diversified Return U.S. Small Cap Equity||JPSE||342%|
|iShares Core MSCI International Developed Markets||IDEV||314%|
|Invesco 1-30 Laddered Treasury||PLW||309%|
|SPDR S&P Emerging Markets Small Cap||EWX||291%|
|First Trust Nasdaq-100 Equal Weighted Index||QQEW||278%|
|SPDR S&P 400 Mid Cap Value||MDYV||255%|
|Invesco FTSE RAFI Developed Markets ex-U.S.||PXF||252%|
New Launches, Filings, Closings andChanges
- First Trust Active Factor Large CapETF
- First Trust Active Factor Mid Cap ETF
- First Trust Active Factor Small CapETF
- Pacific Global International Equity Income ETF
- Fidelity Stocks for Inflation ETF
- FT Cboe Vest U.S. Equity Buffer ETF – August
- FT Cboe Vest U.S. Equity Deep Buffer ETF – August
- FT Cboe Vest U.S. Equity Buffer ETF – November
- FT Cboe Vest U.S. Equity Deep Buffer ETF – November
Expense Ratio Changes:
- WisdomTree India Earnings Fund EPI, 85→84bps