Top 10 Hottest ETFs – June 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. ETFS Physical Silver Shares, Symbol SIVR, up 29.39%
  2. iShares: Silver Trust SLV, up 29.38%
  3. PowersShares DB Silver Fund, Symbol DBS, up 28.80%
  4. ETFS Physical Metals Basket, Symbol GLTR, up 16.65%
  5. iPath ETN Jan2021 S&P VIX IVO, up 16.19%
  6. PowerShares DB Precious Metals, Symbol DBP, up 13.87%
  7. ProShares: UltraPro Dow30, Symbol UDOW, up 10.98%
  8. iShares: MSCI Switzerland, EWL, up 9.81%
  9. iShares: MSCI Germany, EWG, up 9.44%
  10. iShares: MSCI Belgium, EWK, up 9.13%

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, more commodities, and a variety of precious metals ETFs on the above list is starting to emerge.

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