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    Super Bear ETFs

Bear Market ETFs

This list is dynamic, as Contrary Thinker finds new liquid ETFs and ETNs it will post them here; and if the liquidity of any investment product in this list dries up it will be removed.  As always your input is welcome if there is a market you like and want coverage.

US Short Stock Market Averages

Symbol Name Avg Volume AUM
PSQ ProShares Short QQQ 5,558,992 $488,133.45
QID ProShares UltraShort QQQ 9,580,622 $236,292.71
SDOW ProShares UltraPro Short Dow30 16,655,334 $753,690.23
SH ProShares Short S&P 500 18,276,182 $3,238,827.95
SPXS Direxion Daily S&P 500 Bear 3X Shares 53,671,367 $991,719.06
SPXU ProShares UltraPro Short S&P 500 42,111,219 $1,136,856.52
SQQQ ProShares UltraPro Short QQQ 71,578,789 $1,200,415.80
SRTY ProShares UltraPro Short Russell2000 7,231,324 $206,277.08
TWM ProShares Ultra Short Russell 2000 4,324,609 $130,624.77
TZA Direxion Daily Small Cap Bear 3X Shares 22,045,289 $700,467.23


Long Volatility Funds and Notes

Symbol Name Avg Volume AUM
UVXY ProShares Ultra VIX Short-Term Futures 15,547,379 $1,199,853.60
VXX iPath Series B S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures ETN 27,541,104 $780,118.76
TVIX VelocityShares Daily 2x VIX Short Term ETN 7,950,214 $1,049,591.03

US Interest Rates / Bonds

Symbol ETF Name Total Assets* Avg Volume
TBF ProShares Short 20+ Year Treasury $208,579.49 764,535.00
SJB ProShares Short High Yield $88,262.21 152,355.00
TBX ProShares Short 7-10 Year Treasury $16,574.89 9,908.00
BTYS iPath Series B US Treasury 10-year Bear ETN $5,263.24 N/A
TAPR Barclays Inverse U.S. Treasury Aggregate ETN $3,075.38 103
DFVS iPath US Treasury 5-year Bear ETN $1,758.32 278
TYBS Direxion Daily 20+ Year Treasury Bear 1x Shares $1,389.87 845


Offshore Bear Emerging Market ETFs
YANG Direxion Daily Bear 3X SharesFTSE China 50 Index 442,028 41,000,000
EDZ Direxion Emerging Markets Bear 3X – Triple-Leveraged ETF 323,146 45,000,000
Short MSCI Emerging Markets EUM
MSCI Emerging Markets Index
UltraShort MSCI Emerging Markets EEV
MSCI Emerging Markets index
UltraShort MSCI Japan EWV MSCI Japan Index
UltraShort FTSE/Xinhua China 25 FXP
FTSE/Xinhua China 25 Index


S&P Sector ETFs

FAZ Direxion Daily Financial Bear 3X Shares 6,574,941 $356,529.57
FNGD   MicroSectors FANG+ Index -3X Inverse Leveraged ETN (FNGD). 1,991,000 $175,000.00
SOXS Direxion Daily Semiconductor Bear 3x Shares 10,420,276 $123,163.41
LABD Direxion Daily S&P Biotech Bear 3x Shares 7,218,944 $77,658.37
DRIP Direxion Daily S&P Oil & Gas Exploration & Production Bear 2x Shares 8,239,383 $60,041.81

Direxion Daily Technology Bear 3x Shares ETF (TECS)

Direxion Real Estate Bear 3X – Triple-Leveraged ETF (DRV

ProShares UltraPro Short Financials ETF (FINZ)

MicroSectors™ U.S. Big Banks Index Inverse 1x 2x and 3x ETN (BNKU)

ProShares UltraShort Financials ETF (SKF)


Precious Metals and Mining

ProShares UltraShort Gold

Direxion Daily Junior Gold Miners Index Bear 3x Shares ETF (JDST)

VelocityShares 3x Inverse Gold ETN (DGLD)

VelocityShares 3x Inverse Silver ETN (DSLV)

Commodity Based ETFs

Direxion Energy Bear 3X – Triple-Leveraged ETF (ERY)

VelocityShares 3x Inverse Natural Gas ETN (DGAZ)

Offshore Government Bonds

PowerShares DB 3x Inverse Japanese Govt Bond Futures ETN (JGBD)



PowerShares DB 3x Short US Dollar Index Futures ETN (UDNT)

ProShares UltraShort Euro (EUO)





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