List of Long/Short ETFs Listed on U.S. Exchanges

These ETFs utilize a strategy in which the ETF/index providers simultaneously establish long and short positions. Generally, based on their evaluation of the securities, the index/ETF provider will establish long positions on securities they find attractive and establish short positions on securities they find unattractive.  The provider may also employ a long/short strategy to achieve the stated objective of the fund.  For example, QuantShares U.S. Market Neutral Anti-Beta Fund (BTAL) employs a long/short strategy in an attempt to provide investors the spread return between low and high beta stocks.

AdvisorShares QAM Equity Hedge ETF (QEH)

AlphaClone Alternative Alpha ETF (ALFA)

Credit Suisse Long/Short Liquid Index (Net) ETN (CSLS)

First Trust High Yield Long/Short ETF (HYLS)

First Trust Long/Short Equity ETF (FTLS)

Hull Tactical US ETF (HTUS)

IQ ARB Merger Arbitrage ETF (MNA)

IQ Hedge Long Short Tracker ETF (QLS)

ProShares Large Cap Core Plus ETF (CSM)

ProShares Merger ETF (MRGR)

ProShares RAFI Long/Short (RALS)

QuantShares Hedged Dividend Income (DIVA)

QuantShares U.S. Market Neutral Anti-Beta Fund (BTAL)

QuantShares U.S. Market Neutral Momentum Fund (MOM)

QuantShares U.S. Market Neutral Size Fund (SIZ)

QuantShares U.S. Market Neutral Value Fund (CHEP)

The Forensic Accounting ETF (FLAG)

VelocityShares VIX Variable Long/Short ETN (LSVX)

WisdomTree Dynamic Bearish U.S. Equity Fund (DYB)

WisdomTree Dynamic Long/Short U.S. Equity Fund (DYLS)