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Top Energy & Natural Resource ETFs as of 3/31/17

Fund NameGet InfoOverall RatingRisk Grade
Etho Climate Leadership US ETFETHOA+B-
VanEck Vectors Oil RefinersCRAKAC+
iShares MSCI ACWI Low Carbon TargetCRBNA-C+
SPDR S&P N Amer Ntrl Resources ETFNANRB+B-
SPDR MSCI ACWI Low Carbon TargetLOWCB+C+
United States Short Oil FundDNOB+C+
John Hancock Multifactor EnergyJHMEBB
ETFis InfraCap MLPAMZACD+
Guggenheim S&P Global Water Idx ETFCGWCB-
ProShares UltraShort Bloomberg CrOSCOCD

Source: TSC Ratings

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