20 Best ETFs 1 Year

Which ETFs outperformed over the past year (252 trading days)?

The following list answers that question.

A quick review of which type of funds are included the following list can help explain which ETFs have long-term momentum.

The following list is limited to non-leveraged ETFs.

For a list of leveraged ETFs, simply scroll down to the second top 20 list on this page.

All tables are updated every trading day after the close. 

Best ETFs: Timeframes

Best ETFs 1 Year

SymbolETF NameOrientation
1y Chg
URNMNorth Shore Global Uranium Mining ETF1x56.6694.8%
METARoundhill Ball Metaverse ETF1x479.9290.1%
DAPPVanEck Digital Transformation ETF1x10.5489.9%
BITQBitwise Crypto Industry Innovators ETF1x12.4687.5%
BDRYBreakwave Dry Bulk Shipping ETF1x12.0086.3%
SMHVanEck Semiconductor ETF1x249.8378.9%
BLOKAmplify Transform Data Sharing ETF1x33.8874.8%
URAGlobal X Uranium ETF1x32.4874.3%
NLRVanEck Uranium+Nuclear Energy ETF1x87.1566.1%
SOXQInvesco PHLX Semiconductor ETF1x41.9761.3%
SOXXiShares Semiconductor ETF1x242.5959.6%
TURiShares MSCI Turkey ETF1x43.2557.5%
XMMOInvesco S&P Mid-Cap Momentum ETF1x114.8756.8%
EPUiShares MSCI Peru ETF1x43.8956.4%
SPMOInvesco S&P 500 Momentum ETF1x82.7456.0%
WUGIEsoterica NextG Economy ETF1x67.0656.0%
ARKWARK Next Gen Internet ETF1x77.8154.9%
ARGTGlobal X MSCI Argentina ETF1x60.8253.7%
FNGSREX FANG+ ETN1x46.0153.6%
FTXLFT Nasdaq Semiconductor ETF1x96.9153.4%
SPYBENCHMARK: SPDR S&P 500 ETF1x529.8129.6%

Best ETFs 1 Year (Leveraged)

For comparison, the following tables lists the best performing leveraged ETFs over the past year (252 trading days).

The following list includes all factors of leverage (e.g. 1.5x, 2x, 3x) as well as leveraged inverse ETFs (e.g. -2x and -3x).

SymbolETF NameOrientation
1y Chg
USDProShares Semiconductors 2x ETF2x126.90264.9%
SOXLDirexion Semiconductor 3x ETF3x54.04184.0%
FNGURex MicroSectors FANG+ 3x ETF3x376.00173.8%
BNKUREX US Big Banks 3x ETN3x30.43114.4%
FNGOREX FANG+ 2x ETN2x65.00109.8%
TQQQProShares QQQ 3x ETF3x66.06106.1%
NAILDirexion Homebuilders & Supplies 3x ETF3x102.53103.2%
TECLDirexion Technology 3x ETF3x86.14101.0%
FASDirexion Financial 3x ETF3x101.9291.3%
WEBLDirexion DJ Internet 3x ETF3x17.2290.1%
MTULETRACS MSCI US Momentum Factor 2x ETN2x27.1586.6%
SPXLDirexion S&P 500 3x ETF3x135.5084.7%
UPROProShares S&P 500 3x ETF3x71.3484.3%
DUSLDirexion Industrials 3x ETF3x50.8676.1%
RETLDirexion Retail 3x ETF3x9.3174.2%
LTLProShares Telecom 2x ETF2x63.9971.8%
SVXYProShares Short VIX ST Futures -0.5x ETF-0.5x59.7071.8%
IWFLETRACS US Growth Factor 2x ETN2x37.9571.4%
FBGXUBS AG FI Lg-Cap Growth 2x ETN2x883.6571.0%
SKYUProShares Nasdaq Cloud Computing 2x ETF2x24.3869.9%
SPYBENCHMARK: SPDR S&P 500 ETF1x529.8129.6%