Inverse Equities ETFs are designed to return the exact opposite performance of a certain index or benchmark. Inverse Equities ETFs provide inverse exposure to well-known equity benchmarks. These ETFs can be used to profit from declines in the stock market as they are designed to appreciate in value when the price of certain stock indexes fall in value.

Inverse Equities ETFs Overview

Inverse Equities ETFs typically use derivatives and other methods in order to produce a daily performance that is in the opposite direction of a certain index. The largest Inverse Equity ETF is the ProShares Short S&P 500 (SH).

Issuers In This List Include:

Direxion Investments, AdvisorSharesProShares and Virtus ETF Advisors LLC

SYMBOLFUND NAMEISSUERTOTAL ASSETS AVG QUARTERLY VOLUME YTD ASSET CLASS PREV CLOSING PRICE
SOXSDirexion Daily Semiconductor Bear 3X SharesDirexion Investments$62,786,5003,166,189-27.45%Equity$11.65
SPDNDirexion Daily S&P 500 Bear 1X SharesDirexion Investments$25,845,10022,060-6.14%Equity$28.73
SPXSDirexion Daily S&P 500 Bear 3X SharesDirexion Investments$287,521,5003,587,467-19.96%Equity$23.58
TECSDirexion Daily Technology Bear 3X SharesDirexion Investments$29,776,100210,885-38.75%Equity$20.76
TZADirexion Daily Small Cap Bear 3X SharesDirexion Investments$279,580,20010,764,817-16.22%Equity$10.08
YANGDirexion Daily FTSE China Bear 3X SharesDirexion Investments$79,832,700300,64024.05%Equity$70.56
RXDProShares UltraShort Health CareProShares$807,400614-25.86%Equity$22.45
SBMProShares Short Basic MaterialsProShares$1,896,0002598.82%Portfolio-Multi Asset$19.24
SCCProShares UltraShort Consumer ServicesProShares$1,131,400686-23.97%Equity$18.32
SDOWProShares UltraPro Short Dow30ProShares$176,273,1003,843,016-19.4%Portfolio-Multi Asset$15.44
SDPProShares UltraShort UtilitesProShares$4,220,2003,249-10.42%Equity$22.59
SEFProShares Short FinancialsProShares$19,176,6006,178-0.13%Equity$23.24
SIJProShares UltraShort IndustrialsProShares$2,513,3004,656-6.24%Equity$15.7
SKFProShares UltraShort FinancialsProShares$28,231,60026,674-2.39%Equity$20.38
SMNProShares UltraShort Basic MaterialsProShares$5,022,1004,64213.9%Equity$29.51
SQQQProShares UltraPro Short QQQProShares$624,176,80020,996,414-40.4%Equity$12.53
SRTYProShares UltraPro Short Russell2000ProShares$53,516,800836,002-17.24%Portfolio-Multi Asset$26.26
SSGProShares UltraShort SemiconductorsProShares$3,275,10013,608-14.69%Equity$17.37
SZKProShares UltraShort Consumer GoodsProShares$2,562,7001,87415.62%Equity$15.73
TWMProShares UltraShort Russell2000ProShares$82,926,100962,330-10.37%Equity$15.45
YXIProShares Short FTSE China 50ProShares$6,279,0003,66911.49%Portfolio-Multi Asset$21.17
ZBIOProShares UltraPro Short Nasdaq BiotechnologyProShares$3,716,00014,118-34.82%Portfolio-Multi Asset$14.84
SBBProShares Short SmallCap600ProShares$3,770,3002,454-6.09%Equity$31.9
SDDProShares UltraShort SmallCap600ProShares$2,943,1002,702-14.48%Equity$13.33
SDSProShares UltraShort S&P500ProShares$821,370,4004,721,190-12.72%Equity$35.42
SHProShares Short S&P500ProShares$1,411,336,1003,624,066-5.72%Equity$28.29
SMDDProShares UltraPro Short MidCap400ProShares$2,022,1002,165-7.08%Portfolio-Multi Asset$9.24
SPXUProShares UltraPro Short S&P500ProShares$470,590,3004,150,251-20.49%Equity$35.52
WDRWDirexion Daily Regional Banks Bear 3X SharesDirexion Investments$2,987,000978-2.74%Equity$29.66
VESHVirtus Enhanced Short U.S. Equity ETFVirtus ETF Advisors LLC$1,087,5001,177-5.51%Equity$21.55
CHADDirexion Daily CSI 300 China A Share Bear 1X SharesDirexion Investments$129,063,00017,56230.14%Portfolio-Multi Asset$39.89
DDGProShares Short Oil & GasProShares$1,627,500289-8.14%Equity$22.11
DPKDirexion Daily MSCI Developed Markets Bear 3x SharesDirexion Investments$4,076,90029,80918.26%Equity$14.27
DRIPDirexion Daily S&P Oil & Gas Exp. & Prod. Bear 3X SharesDirexion Investments$54,975,7004,449,822-44.77%Portfolio-Multi Asset$6.13
DUSTDirexion Daily Gold Miners Bear 3X SharesDirexion Investments$123,849,3002,268,46929.7%Equity$30.55
EDZDirexion Daily MSCI Emerging Markets Bear 3x SharesDirexion Investments$98,423,300222,10138.08%Equity$60.23
ERYDirexion Daily Energy Bear 3x SharesDirexion Investments$46,385,400365,751-18.29%Equity$36.3
FAZDirexion Daily Financial Bear 3X SharesDirexion Investments$137,790,0001,439,777-8.64%Equity$10.6
FXPProShares UltraShort FTSE China 50ProShares$30,942,30086,32919.21%Equity$78.72
GASXDirexion Daily Natural Gas Related Bear 3X SharesDirexion Investments$4,059,90019,711-14.36%Portfolio-Multi Asset$18.89
JDSTDirexion Daily Junior Gold Miners Index Bear 3X SharesDirexion Investments$70,513,700569,86319.81%Portfolio-Multi Asset$61.1
LABDDirexion Daily S&P Biotech Bear 3x SharesDirexion Investments$55,558,8001,365,490-35.38%Portfolio-Multi Asset$28.94
MIDZDirexion Daily Mid Cap Bear 3X SharesDirexion Investments$3,223,00021,618-8.1%Equity$12.31
MYYProShares Short MidCap400ProShares$10,730,6002,897-1.43%Equity$44.16
MZZProShares UltraShort MidCap400ProShares$3,622,0003,300-5.44%Equity$17.67
PSQProShares Short QQQProShares$448,525,9001,880,821-13.38%Equity$30.56
QIDProShares UltraShort QQQProShares$314,493,4003,677,872-27.27%Equity$38.34
REWProShares UltraShort TechnologyProShares$2,955,00010,882-28.31%Equity$11.64
RUSSDirexion Daily Russia Bear 3X SharesDirexion Investments$24,913,300138,890-24.91%Equity$16.81
RWMProShares Short Russell2000ProShares$250,601,300508,108-4.38%Equity$40.14
EMTYProShares Decline of the Retail Store ETFProShares$5,495,0001,628-4.46%Equity$31.51
FNGDBMO REX MicroSectors FANG plus Index -3X Inverse Leveraged ETNBMO Investments Inc.$29,940,00062,856-33.81%Equity$29.94
FINZProShares UltraPro Short Financial Select Sector ETFProShares$749,6009,164-5.63%Equity$8.04
GDXSProShares UltraShort Gold MinersProShares$2,757,6007,68922.23%Equity$17.04
HDGEAdvisorShares Ranger Equity Bear ETFAdvisorShares$140,262,000244,7280.64%Equity$7.82
BISProShares UltraShort Nasdaq BiotechnologyProShares$29,266,70036,738-19.82%Equity$17.42
BZQProShares UltraShort MSCI Brazil CappedProShares$26,952,500114,001-19.72%Equity$35.93
DOGProShares Short Dow30ProShares$217,508,300517,174-5.35%Equity$56.36
DUGProShares UltraShort Oil & GasProShares$21,133,70048,795-11.39%Equity$32.16
DXDProShares UltraShort Dow30ProShares$133,848,700988,587-11.91%Equity$30.25
EEVProShares UltraShort MSCI Emerging MarketsProShares$25,834,00030,39326.52%Equity$51.56
EFUProShares UltraShort MSCI EAFEProShares$3,509,2001,01512.51%Equity$25.57
EFZProShares Short MSCI EAFEProShares$42,714,00029,6457.06%Equity$27.11
EPVProShares UltraShort FTSE EuropeProShares$19,381,20013,10314.43%Equity$35.14
EUMProShares Short MSCI Emerging MarketsProShares$239,836,500781,38214.76%Equity$20.32
EWVProShares UltraShort MSCI JapanProShares$5,475,3004,5433.29%Equity$27.43
FNGZMicroSectors FANG Plus Index -2X Leveraged ETNBMO Investments Inc.$56,840,00032415.6%Equity$56.84
GNAFMicroSectors FANG Plus Index Inverse ETNBMO Investments Inc.$51,860,0003834.28%Equity$52.72

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