Asset classAverage of
3, 6, 12-
mo. return
ETF
symbol
PriceBid-ask
spread
Buy
Commodities
+10.08
PDBC
18.35
0.05%
34%
US small-cap growth stocks
+9.87
VIOG
152.76
0.09%
33%
US large-cap growth stocks
+7.50
VUG
143.12
0.03%
33%
US small-cap value stocks
+6.54
VIOV
133.78
0.10%
Developed-market large-cap stocks
+6.51
VEA
45.02
0.02%
Emerging-market stocks
+6.00
VWO
46.14
0.02%
US large-cap value stocks
+4.75
VTV
104.73
0.01%
Gold
+2.80
IAU
12.82
0.08%
Non-US sovereign & corporate bonds
+1.46
BNDX
54.52
0.02%
US high-quality corporate bonds
-2.05
VCLT
89.26
0.01%
US Treasury notes, 10-yr
-2.09
VGIT
62.28
0.03%
US Treasury bonds, 30-yr.
-4.13
EDV
110.30
0.05%
US real-estate investment trusts
-7.98
VNQ
74.05
0.01%
Numbers calculated on April 20, 2018, at 5:00 pm NYC time (market closing prices). Spreads calculated just before market close.