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10 Best Utility ETFs for 2015

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Top Utility ETFs as of 8/31/15

Fund NameGet InfoOverall RatingRisk Grade
SPDR S&P Transportation ETFXTNA-C+
Guggenheim S&P 500 Eq Wght Util ETFRYUB-B-
First Trust Utilities AlphaDEXFXUB-B-
Utilities Select Sector SPDRXLUB-C+
PowerShares DWA Utilities MomentumPUIC+B-
Vanguard Utilities Index ETFVPUC+C+
iShares US Utilities ETFIDUC+C+
ProShares Ultra UtilitiesUPWC+C
iShares Global UtilitiesJXICC+
SPDR SP Intl Utils Sector ETFIPUC-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 utility ETFs (listed above) are ranked highest by TheStreet Ratings' methodology.

Best ETFs for 2015

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Stocks manage to close higher on Wednesday, the day before the unofficial kickoff of third-quarter earnings season.
10/7/15 4:30PM
Stocks extend modest gains mid-afternoon Wednesday after dipping into the red earlier on declining crude oil prices.
10/7/15 2:50PM
Stocks move off session highs by mid-morning Wednesday after a rise in crude inventories dampens a rally in oil.
10/7/15 10:41AM
The outlook on the U.S. economy is unclear, with recent data demonstrating too many contradictions: job growth remains weak, though consumer spending is strong.
10/7/15 9:41AM
The CNBC 'Fast Money' traders say DuPont still has upside despite Tuesday's 10% rally, while PepsiCo, McDonald's and Yum! Brands could also continue to rally.
10/6/15 3:44PM
In a study of analyst recommendations at the major brokerages, for the underlying components of the S&P 500, NRG Energy Inc has taken over the #7 spot from Delta Air Lines, Inc. , according to ETF Channel.
10/6/15 11:47AM
Tony Sagami, editor of Rational Bear, points out that U.S. manufacturing activity has been slumping in 2015, and foresees a prolonged downturn.
10/5/15 1:57PM
In trading on Monday, shares of CADIZ Inc entered into oversold territory, changing hands as low as $4.51 per share. We define oversold territory using the Relative Strength Index, or RSI, which is a technical analysis indicator used to measure momentum on a scale of zero to 100.
10/5/15 11:35AM
The trading panel discussed the abysmal job numbers and why Apple stock could go to $200.
10/3/15 5:00AM
In trading on Thursday, shares of PNM Resources Inc crossed below their 200 day moving average of $27.43, changing hands as low as $27.35 per share. PNM Resources Inc shares are currently trading off about 2.1% on the day.
10/1/15 3:54PM

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