Top 10 Hottest ETFs – April 2011

Looking to add some hot Exchange Traded Funds - ETFs - to your investment portfolio?

If so you need to read the list below which consists of the 10 best ETFs based on overall return from the last month. Note: ETFs must trade atleast 50,000 shares per day to be included.

Top Exchange Traded Funds

(Name; Ticker; Previous Month's Return)

  1. ProShares: Ultra Short Japan, Symbol EWV, up 14.23%
  2. ProShares: Ultra Silver, AGQ, up 14.17%
  3. iShares: Turkey TUR, up 13.84%
  4. First Trust: Global Wind Energy, Symbol FAN, up 13.75%
  5. ProShares: UltraPro Russell 2000, Symbol URTY, up 10.71%
  6. iShares: South Korea EWY, up 10.62%
  7. iPath ETN Inverse Jan 2021 Vix, Symbol IVO, up 9.59%
  8. ProShares: Ultra Basic Materials, Symbol UYM, up 8.79%
  9. EGShares India Infrastructure, Symbol INXX, up 8.64%
  10. PowerShares Dynamic Small Cap Growth, Symbol PWT, up 8.63%

Pretty noticeable to see that the majority of ETFs are ultra and triple leveraged. As ETFs expand out with new offerings, a trend of seeing individual countries on the above list is starting to emerge. This is mostly due to the uncertainty and political unrest within these governments.

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