ETFs focusing on rare earth, lithium, residential real estate, and water were top performers in July.
Top ETFs for July 2021
Excludes ETFs leveraged or less than $500 million in assets
* VanEck Vectors Rare Earth/Strategic Metals ETF, REMX +28.0%
* Global X Lithium & Battery Tech ETF, LIT +14.9%
* iShares Residential and Multisector Real Estate ETF, REZ +8.1%
* Invesco S&P Global Water Index ETF, CGW +6.6%
* Invesco Water Resources ETF, PHO +6.1%
Stocks contributing to the performance of the above ETFs likely include China Northern Rare Earth Group High-Tech (SSE: 600111), Ganfeng Lithium (GNENF), Albemarle (ALB), Waters Corp. (WAT), Danaher (DHR), American Water Works (AWK), Equity Residential (EQR), and AvalonBay Communities (AVB).
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