- Market tracking index ETFs garnered the most significant inflows throughout November, while certain sector-specific ETFs and fixed-income funds experienced the greatest capital outflows.
- Below is a breakdown of the top and bottom three ETFs that experienced the largest investor inflows and outflows in November. All data is per etfdb.com.
No. 3 Inflow: iShares Core S&P 500 ETF (NYSEARCA:IVV)
- IVV is BlackRock's largest exchange traded fund and the world's second-largest ETF. The fund attracted $3.81B on the month.
- IVV, with its $324B AUM, aims to track the S&P 500 and is now +20.4% YTD and has an expense ratio of 0.03%.
No. 2 Inflow: Vanguard S&P 500 ETF (NYSEARCA:VOO)
- VOO has taken in $4.05B for November, and the fund is the financial market's fourth-largest ETF with $270B AUM.
- Similar to IVV, VOO also tracks the S&P 500 and has an expense ratio of 0.3% and is +20.5% YTD.
No. 1 Inflow: Vanguard Total Stock Market ETF (NYSEARCA:VTI)
- VTI was November's ETF inflow leader, pulling in $5.47B. VTI is Vanguard's largest fund with $284B AUM, and it allows investors to gain exposure to the whole financial market and not just the S&P 500.
- VTI is +18.2% YTD and comes forward with an expense ratio of 0.03%.
- Below is a November price action chart of VTI, VOO, and IVV and how they fared against one another.
No. 3 Outflow: Energy Select Sector SPDR Fund (NYSEARCA:XLE)
- XLE experienced a retraction of $1.22B for November as investors fled the broad-spectrum oil and gas ETF.
- XLE has now returned investors +42.5% YTD, and the fund comes with an expense ratio of 0.12%. Moreover, the ETF now has $25B AUM.
No. 2 Outflow: iShares High Yield Corporate Bond ETF (NYSEARCA:HYG)
- HYG, with its $18B AUM, witnessed outflows of $1.36B on the month. The ETF offers investors access to the global fixed income market as the fund invests in dollar-denominated high yield corporate bonds.
- HYG is -2.2% YTD and has an expense ratio of 0.48%.
No. 1 Outflow: iShares Russell 1000 Growth ETF (NYSEARCA:IWF)
- IWF led all ETFs with outflows totaling $1.44B on the month, as investors shunned the growth-centric fund.
- IWF is +22.1% YTD and comes forward with a 0.50% expense ratio.
- Below is a November price action chart of IWF, HYG, and XLE and how they fared against one another.