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10 Best Bond and Income ETFs for 2016 - TheStreet Ratings

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Top Fixed Income ETFs as of 8/31/16

Fund NameGet InfoOverall RatingRisk Grade
VanEck Vectors CEF Muni Inc ETFXMPTA+B
PowerShares S&P 500 Hi Div Low VolSPHDA+B
Deutsche X-trackers Muni Inf Rev BdRVNUA+B
VanEck Vectors AMT-Fr Long Muni IdxMLNA+B
PowerShares CA AMT-Free Muni BondPWZAB+
VanEck Vectors Hi-Yld Mun Idx ETFHYDAB
ProShares Ultra Invest Grade CorpIGUAB
PowerShares NY AMT-Free Muni BondPZTA-B+
PowerShares Natl AMT-Free Muni BondPZAA-B+
ProShares Ultra 20+ Year TreasuryUBTB+C+

Source: TSC Ratings

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