Last week, stocks finished higher for a second week in row, Jack Ma stepped down as the CEO of AliBaba, and New York readied itself for fashion week.
While the models hit the runway this week, here’s what was “hot and not” from the ETF marketplace last week…
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One Week ETF Trends
US Listed ETFs – Equity – 1 Week Best & Worst Returns
Energy ETFs saw a huge spike last week, as oil prices surged due to data of declining US oil production and hope for continued production curbs by OPEC and friends. Semiconductors also saw positive performance for the week despite the ongoing trade war concerns, perhaps due to the new announcements from Huawei and anticipation for the iPhone 11 reveal today.
Precious metals were the clear losers last week, with all names making the worst performance list related to either gold or silver. The price of gold suffered one of the largest falls in six years on Thursday.
US Listed ETFs – Fixed Income – 1 Week Best & Worst Returns
Emerging markets fixed income ETFs took off last week as well, but the iShares international preferred stock ETF IPFFled with an almost 5% gain.
US Listed ETFs – Equity – Top Inflows & Outflows
Large capUS giants led equity inflows, with VTIand SPYat the top.
Consumer staples and consumer discretionary ETFs XLPand XLYsaw outflows, as concerns of an economic recession continue to grow.
US Listed ETFs – Fixed Income – 1 Week Inflows & Outflows
Treasury ETFs TLTand IEDsaw largestinflows, while HYG saw over $600M in 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
|First Trust Latin America AlphaDEX Fund||FLN||389%|
|Nuveen Enhanced Yield U.S. Agg. Bond ETF||NUAG||382%|
|iShares Global Utilities ETF||JXI||380%|
|iShares Commodities Select Strategy ETF||COMT||344%|
|iShares ESG MSCI U.S.A. ETF||ESGU||329%|
|SPDR Portfolio Short Term Corporate Bond ETF||SPSB||291%|
|VelocityShares 3X Inverse Silver ETN||DSLV||253%|
|Goldman Sachs Access Inv. Grade Corp. Bond ETF||GIGB||248%|
|iShares Global Consumer Staples ETF||KXI||244%|
|iShares Global Tech ETF||IXN||243%|
New Launches, Filings, Closings andChanges
- Innovator S&P 500 Power Buffer ETF – September PSEP, 79bps
- Innovator S&P 500 Buffer ETF – September BSEP, 79bps
- Innovator S&P 500 Ultra Buffer ETF – September USEP, 79bps
- Wisdom Tree Cloud Computing Fund WCLD, 45bps
- Anfield Tactical Fixed Income ETF
- Anfield U.S. Equity Sector Rotation ETF
- Direxion PortfolioPlus S&P(R) Composite 1500 ETF
- Unified Series Absolute Core Strategy ETF
- Nationwide Risk-Managed Income ETF