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10 Best Healthcare & Biotech ETFs for 2015

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Top Healthcare/Biotech ETFs as of 5/31/15

Fund NameGet InfoOverall RatingRisk Grade
Health Care Select Sector SPDRXLVA+B
iShares US Medical Devices ETFIHIA+B
iShares US Healthcare Providers ETFIHFA+B-
SPDR S&P Health Care Services ETFXHSA+B-
First Trust Health Care AlphaDEXFXHA+B-
Fidelity MSCI Health Care Index ETFFHLCA+B-
Vanguard HealthCare Index ETFVHTA+B-
iShares US Healthcare ETFIYHA+B-
iShares Global HealthcareIXJAB-
PowerShares DWA Healthcare MomentumPTHA-C+

Source: TSC Ratings

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TheStreet Ratings' model ranks the risk-adjusted returns on all ETFs on a monthly basis.

The 10 healthcare and biotech ETFs (listed above) are ranked highest by TheStreet Ratings' methodology.

Best ETFs for 2015

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Healthcare & Biotech ETFs

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6/16/15 3:11PM
Equal-weight exchange-traded funds help investors mute single-stock risk and improve diversification. The returns for such funds have been pretty good, too.
6/5/15 4:10PM
Health care stocks have traditionally been viewed as defensive, but over the past 5 years the sector has been the best performer in the S&P 500.
6/2/15 4:00PM
The trading panel today discussed interest rates, quantitative investing and the stock that has risen every summer for the past 10 years.
5/22/15 3:56PM
Pharmaceuticals can be good investments. The companies are protected by patents for drugs they are developing.
5/21/15 8:47AM
Galapagos' founder and CEO, Onno van de Stolpe, says his Belgian biotech firm is selling on the Nasdaq to gain access to sophisticated U.S. investors.
5/14/15 6:27PM
The Fast Money trading panel discussed whether biotech is in a bubble about to burst and weighed in on comments made by Cablevision's CEO on consolidating the New York Market.
5/6/15 3:33PM
The following Amerisourcebergen (ABC) conference call took place on April 30, 2015, 11:00 AM ET. This is a transcript of that earnings call:
4/30/15 6:30PM
Health care stocks are up 33% over the last 12 months, nearly doubling the return of the S&P 500.
4/17/15 8:51AM
Don't be shocked by a stock market correction later in the year.
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