10 Best ETFs for 2020

These are the Best ETFs for 2020The InvestorPlace 10 Best ETFs for 2020 contest features 10 exchange-traded funds chosen by a group of market experts, financial journalists and our readers themselves competing against each other for the best return throughout all of 2020. The year-to-date returns below will be based on market close Dec. 31, 2019.

Throughout the year, the contributors will regularly offer updates as their 10 Best ETFs for 2020 picks move. You can keep up with them all below.

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  1. Renaissance IPO ETF (IPO)

    Renaissance IPO ETF (IPO)
    107%
    Return
    Buy Price: $31.11
    Ending Price: $64.49
    Industry:

    Latest News: Best ETFs for 2020: The Renaissance IPO ETF Continues Its Winning Ways

    Tom Taulli
    Investor:
  2. SPDR FactSet Innovative Technology ETF (XITK)

    SPDR FactSet Innovative Technology ETF (XITK)
    90%
    Return
    Buy Price: $113.14
    Ending Price: $215.09
    Industry:

    Latest News: Best ETFs for 2020: The SPDR Innovative Technology ETF Can Run Higher

    Bret Kenwell
    Investor:
  3. Global X Cloud Computing ETF (CLOU)

    Global X Cloud Computing ETF (CLOU)
    77%
    Return
    Buy Price: $15.75
    Ending Price: $27.90
    Industry:

    Latest News: Best ETFs for 2020: A Hard CLOU Fall

  4. Invesco QQQ ETF (QQQ)

    Invesco QQQ ETF (QQQ)
    48%
    Return
    Buy Price: $212.61
    Ending Price: $313.74
    Industry:

    Latest News: Best ETFs for 2020: The Invesco QQQ Trust Can Still Be a Winner

  5. iShares Russell 2000 Growth ETF (IWO)

    iShares Russell 2000 Growth ETF (IWO)
    34%
    Return
    Buy Price: $214.22
    Ending Price: $286.70
    Industry:

    Latest News: Best ETFs for 2020: iShares Russell 2000 Growth ETF Surges to New Highs

    Ian Bezek
    Investor:
  6. Communication Services Select Sector SPDR Fund (XLC)

    Communication Services Select Sector SPDR Fund (XLC)
    26%
    Return
    Buy Price: $53.63
    Ending Price: $67.48
    Industry:

    Latest News: Best ETFs for 2020: The Communication Services SPDR ETF Can Rally in Q4

    Todd Shriber
    Investor:
  7. Advisorshares Vice ETF (VICE)

    Advisorshares Vice ETF (VICE)
    22%
    Return
    Buy Price: $25.16
    Ending Price: $30.70
    Industry:

    Latest News: Best ETFs for 2020: The AdvisorShares Vice ETF Saved by SAM and TMO

  8. Consumer Staples Select Sector SPDR Fund (XLP)

    Consumer Staples Select Sector SPDR Fund (XLP)
    7%
    Return
    Buy Price: $62.98
    Ending Price: $67.45
    Industry:

    Latest News: Best ETFs for 2020: The Consumer Staples SPDR ETF Is Set for New Gains

    Kent Thune
    Investor:
  9. ETFMG Alternative Harvest ETF (MJ)

    ETFMG Alternative Harvest ETF (MJ)
    -16%
    Return
    Buy Price: $17.12
    Ending Price: $14.35
    Industry:

    Latest News: Best ETFs for 2020: The Alternative Harvest ETF Is Ready to Go Higher

    Tim Biggam
    Investor:
  10. U.S. Global Jets ETF (JETS)

    U.S. Global Jets ETF (JETS)
    -29%
    Return
    Buy Price: $31.37
    Ending Price: $22.38
    Industry:

    Latest News: Best ETFs for 2020: The U.S. Global Jets ETF Still Faces Headwinds

    Vince Martin
    Investor: