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ETF AM Wrap-Up: Investors Rotating into International Stocks, but Still Buying Broad US Market

Jun 18, 2019

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  • Demand for international stocks was elevated in trading yesterday as the iShares Core MSCI EAFE ETF (IEFA), which invests in international stocks excluding those in US and Canada, led 1-day fund flows receiving $1.05 billion from investors. The iShares Core MSCI Total International Stock ETF (IXUS), which also invests in international stocks outside the US and Canada, also observed a spike in fund flows yesterday as it received $225.3 million of inflows.
     
  • Despite elevated fund flows into international stocks, investors still bought broad US stocks yesterday as the iShares Russell 2000 ETF (IWM), the iShares S&P 500 ETF (IVV), and the Vanguard Total Stock Market ETF (VTI) all rank in the top 5 ETFs by 1-day fund flow, receiving a combined $1.05 billion of inflows.
  • IWM has a “SELL” trading signal and a “Best” Smart Beta rating.  
  • IVV has a “SELL” trading signal and a “Caution” Smart Beta rating.
  • VTI has a “SELL” trading signal and a “Caution” Smart Beta rating.

 

Top 5 ETFs by Assets Under Management (AUM)

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Name Ticker 1-Day
Fund Flow ($)
1-Week
Fund Flow ($)
1-Month
Fund Flow ($)
3-Month
Fund Flow ($)
Assets Under
Management ($ billions)
Net
Expense Ratio (%)
SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust SPY -$621,686,069 $17,106,908 $2,773,154,481 -$1,202,062,407 $266.97 0.09%
iShares Core S&P 500 ETF IVV $247,480,220 $218,390,770 $2,503,973,360 $8,342,182,215 $178.15 0.04%
Vanguard Total Stock Market ETF VTI $221,400,000 $456,314,743 $279,911,263 $1,874,826,550 $113.68 0.03%
Vanguard S&P 500 ETF VOO $128,978,472 $293,211,044 $969,673,046 $7,127,033,067 $112.83 0.03%
Invesco QQQ Trust QQQ -$27,385,200 $158,577,900 $21,845,800 $1,460,737,950 $71.64 0.20%

Source: ETF Global

Top 5 ETFs by Lowest Net Expense Ratios

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Name Ticker 1-Day
Fund Flow ($)
1-Week
Fund Flow ($)
1-Month
Fund Flow ($)
3-Month
Fund Flow ($)
Assets Under
Management ($ billions)
Net
Expense Ratio (%)
JPMORGAN BETABUILDERS U.S. EQUITY ETF BBUS $0 $0 $0 $5,139,500 $0.03 0.02%
SPDR Portfolio Total Stock Market ETF SPTM $1,796,370 $19,738,395 $135,747,416 $303,982,228 $3.41 0.03%
Schwab US Broad Market ETF SCHB $0 $34,690,330 $489,281,399 $534,267,674 $15.12 0.03%
iShares Core S&P Total U.S. Stock Market ETF ITOT $0 $0 $589,158,850 $1,361,295,055 $20.45 0.03%
Vanguard Total Stock Market ETF VTI $221,400,000 $456,314,743 $279,911,263 $1,874,826,550 $113.68 0.03%

Source: ETF Global

Top 5 ETFs by 1-Day Fund Flow

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Name Ticker 1-Day
Fund Flow ($)
1-Week
Fund Flow ($)
1-Month
Fund Flow ($)
3-Month
Fund Flow ($)
Assets Under
Management ($ billions)
Net
Expense Ratio (%)
iShares Core MSCI EAFE ETF IEFA $1,049,998,080 $926,413,680 $1,928,832,040 $6,428,505,700 $63.80 0.08%
iShares Russell 2000 ETF IWM $576,681,540 $651,168,300 $1,077,448,980 -$31,754,550 $41.82 0.20%
iShares Core S&P 500 ETF IVV $247,480,220 $218,390,770 $2,503,973,360 $8,342,182,215 $178.15 0.04%
iShares Core MSCI Total International Stock ETF IXUS $225,251,130 $225,251,130 $423,159,330 $1,014,642,170 $14.33 0.10%
Vanguard Total Stock Market ETF VTI $221,400,000 $456,314,743 $279,911,263 $1,874,826,550 $113.68 0.03%

Source: ETF Global

Top 5 ETFs by 1-Week Fund Flow

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Name Ticker 1-Day
Fund Flow ($)
1-Week
Fund Flow ($)
1-Month
Fund Flow ($)
3-Month
Fund Flow ($)
Assets Under
Management ($ billions)
Net
Expense Ratio (%)
iShares Core MSCI EAFE ETF IEFA $1,049,998,080 $926,413,680 $1,928,832,040 $6,428,505,700 $63.80 0.08%
iShares iBoxx $ Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF LQD $84,936,110 $702,502,610 $1,248,185,690 $227,963,020 $33.91 0.15%
iShares Russell 2000 ETF IWM $576,681,540 $651,168,300 $1,077,448,980 -$31,754,550 $41.82 0.20%
SPDR Bloomberg Barclays High Yield Bond ETF JNK $64,584,917 $581,225,519 $454,080,212 -$6,172,745,924 $9.22 0.40%
Consumer Discretionary Select Sector SPDR Fund XLY $0 $550,909,698 -$16,737,511 $1,153,364,291 $14.13 0.13%

Source: ETF Global

Top 5 ETFs by 1-Month Fund Flow

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Name Ticker 1-Day
Fund Flow ($)
1-Week
Fund Flow ($)
1-Month
Fund Flow ($)
3-Month
Fund Flow ($)
Assets Under
Management ($ billions)
Net
Expense Ratio (%)
iShares Short Treasury Bond ETF SHV $0 $121,558,010 $4,120,123,970 $4,980,981,070 $24.44 0.15%
SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust SPY -$621,686,069 $17,106,908 $2,773,154,481 -$1,202,062,407 $266.97 0.09%
iShares Core S&P 500 ETF IVV $247,480,220 $218,390,770 $2,503,973,360 $8,342,182,215 $178.15 0.04%
iShares 7-10 Year Treasury Bond ETF IEF -$76,450,360 -$544,141,590 $2,253,927,930 $2,238,549,450 $16.11 0.15%
iShares Core MSCI EAFE ETF IEFA $1,049,998,080 $926,413,680 $1,928,832,040 $6,428,505,700 $63.80 0.08%

Source: ETF Global

Top 5 ETFs by 3-Month Fund Flow

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Name Ticker 1-Day
Fund Flow ($)
1-Week
Fund Flow ($)
1-Month
Fund Flow ($)
3-Month
Fund Flow ($)
Assets Under
Management ($ billions)
Net
Expense Ratio (%)
iShares Core S&P 500 ETF IVV $247,480,220 $218,390,770 $2,503,973,360 $8,342,182,215 $178.15 0.04%
Vanguard S&P 500 ETF VOO $128,978,472 $293,211,044 $969,673,046 $7,127,033,067 $112.83 0.03%
iShares Core MSCI EAFE ETF IEFA $1,049,998,080 $926,413,680 $1,928,832,040 $6,428,505,700 $63.80 0.08%
iShares Short Treasury Bond ETF SHV $0 $121,558,010 $4,120,123,970 $4,980,981,070 $24.44 0.15%
iShares 20+ Year Treasury Bond ETF TLT $0 $392,580,800 $1,204,461,290 $3,370,686,590 $14.58 0.15%

Source: ETF Global

 

 

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