Best and Worst ETFs of 2011

By Ben Steverman - 2011-12-20T03:31:39Z

Photograph by Christian Sprogoe/Rio Tinto Group via Bloomberg

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Market Vectors Steel Index Fund

Total return: -29.8%

Fund company: Van Eck Associates

Industry focus: Metals

Fund ticker/Total assets: SLX, $197 million

Top holdings, with 2011 total return:

Rio Tinto PLC (RIO), -26%

Vale SA (VALE), -28%

POSCO (PKX), -18%