The NYSE traded 1.29 billion shares on Friday (7/17/2009), and the Nasdaq saw 1.91 billion shares change hands. Yet 47 ETFs and ETNs that attracted no attention, turning in a total volume of zero for the day.

There was nothing unique about Friday’s market action. In fact, it is not uncommon to have 30-50 exchange-traded products (ETPs) without any volume on any given day. With the current count of listed ETFs and ETNs standing at 851, this means that 5.5% of them had no volume on Friday.

Three of the funds on the list are less than two months old (MCRO, JPX, SMK). It is understandable that they might occasionally have zero volume given that they are still quite young. However, the average age of funds on this list is more than 18 months.

HOLDRS Europe 2001 (EKH) is the oldest fund on the list, having been introduced more than eight years ago in January 2001. There is no excuse for it failing to trade the last two days of the week. Ten of the funds have been around for more than two years and still can’t manage a trade every day.

In many cases, the zero volume can persist for days. E-TRACS CMCI Short Platinum Excess Return ETN (PTD) has had zero volume every day since June 10, 2009, more than five weeks.

Here are the 47 ETFs and ETNs with zero volume on Friday. Be sure to add these to your Do Not Trade list along with all the funds on ETF Deathwatch [1].

ETFs & ETNs with Zero Volume on 7/17/2009

Ticker Name Last Trade Date Days of Zero
AGF PowerShares DB Agriculture Long ETN 07/14/2009 3
BDG PowerShares DB Base Metals Lng ETN 07/15/2009 2
BSC Elements Ben Graham Small Cap Value ETN 07/16/2009 1
EEN Claymore/Robeco Developed Intl Equity 07/15/2009 2
EKH HOLDRS Europe 2001 07/15/2009 2
EZM WisdomTree Mid Cap Earnings 07/16/2009 1
FUE Elements MLCX Biofuels ETN 07/16/2009 1
FVI First Trust Value Line Equity Allocation 07/16/2009 1
GBB iPath GBP/USD Exchange Rate ETN 07/16/2009 1
IFEU iShares FTSE EPRA/NAREIT Europe 07/16/2009 1
IFSM iShares FTSE Dev Small Cap ex-N. Amer 07/16/2009 1
INR Market Vectors Indian Rupee/USD ETN 07/14/2009 3
IPS SPDR S&P; International Consumer Staples 07/16/2009 1
IPU SPDR S&P; International Utilities 07/16/2009 1
IPW SPDR S&P; International Energy 07/16/2009 1
IRO Claymore/Zacks Dividend Rotation 07/16/2009 1
JEM Barclays GEMS Currency Index ETN 07/13/2009 4
JJS iPath DJ AIG Softs ETN 07/15/2009 2
JPX ProShares UltraShort MSCI Pacific ex-Japan 07/16/2009 1
JYF WisdomTree Dreyfus Japan Yen 07/16/2009 1
JYN iPath JPY/USD Exchange Rate ETN 07/16/2009 1
KME SPDR KBW Mortgage Finance ETF 07/16/2009 1
MCRO IQ Hedge Macro Tracker ETF 07/16/2009 1
MZN Claymore/Mrngstr Inform. SuperSector 07/01/2009 16
MZO Claymore/Mrngstr Services SuperSector 07/13/2009 4
OTP Claymore/Ocean Tomo Patent 07/16/2009 1
OTR Claymore/Ocean Tomo Growth 07/15/2009 2
PGD Barclays Asian&Gulf; Currency Reval. ETN 07/16/2009 1
PJO PowerShares FTSE RAFI Japan 07/16/2009 1
PQSC PowerShares FTSE Nasdaq Small Cap 07/10/2009 7
PQY PowerShares Active AlphaQ 07/16/2009 1
PTD E-TRACS CMCI Short Platinum Exc Ret ETN 06/10/2009 37
ROB Claymore/Robb Report Global Luxury 07/16/2009 1
SMK ProShares UltraShort MSCI Mexico 07/16/2009 1
STH Claymore/Sabrient Stealth 07/16/2009 1
TZD iShares S&P; Target Date 2010 Index Fund 07/16/2009 1
TZG iShares S&P; Target Date 2020 Index Fund 07/15/2009 2
TZI iShares S&P; Target Date 2025 Index Fund 07/16/2009 1
TZO iShares S&P; Target Date 2035 Index Fund 07/15/2009 2
TZV iShares S&P; Target Date 2040 Index Fund 07/16/2009 1
UAG E-TRACS CMCI Agriculture TR ETN 07/13/2009 4
UBC E-TRACS CMCI Livestock Total Return ETN 07/02/2009 15
UBD Claymore U.S. Capital Markets Bond ETF 07/15/2009 2
UBN E-TRACS CMCI Energy Total Return ETN 07/13/2009 4
UEM Claymore U.S.-1-The Capital Markets 07/16/2009 1
USV E-TRACS CMCI Silver Total Return ETN 07/14/2009 3
XRU CurrencyShares Russian Ruble Shares 07/16/2009 1