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Every month TheStreet Ratings produces a list of the top rated ETFs. We have compiled several lists of the top rated ETFs in several categories. We will be updating these lists every month.

Top Energy & Natural Resource ETFs as of 7/31/17

Fund NameGet InfoOverall RatingRisk Grade
VanEck Vectors Oil RefinersCRAKA+B-
Etho Climate Leadership US ETFETHOAB-
SPDR MSCI ACWI Low Carbon TargetLOWCA-C+
iShares MSCI ACWI Low Carbon TargetCRBNA-C+
United States Short Oil FundDNOB-C
Guggenheim S&P Global Water Idx ETFCGWCB-
VanEck Vectors Global Alt Enrgy ETFGEXCB-
ProShares UltraShort Bloomberg CrOSCOCD
First Trust Global Wind EnergyFANC-C+
PowerShares Global Water PortfolioPIOC-B-

Source: TSC Ratings

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The 10 energy & commodity ETFs (listed above) are ranked highest by TheStreet Ratings' methodology.

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8/17/17 4:31PM
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8/17/17 4:08PM
In trading on Thursday, shares of the iShares Global Energy ETF entered into oversold territory, changing hands as low as $30.63 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.
8/17/17 3:56PM
Legendary investor Warren Buffett advises to be fearful when others are greedy, and be greedy when others are fearful. One way we can try to measure the level of fear in a given stock is through a technical analysis indicator called the Relative Strength Index, or RSI, which measures momentum on a scale of zero to 100.
8/17/17 12:17PM
In a study of analyst recommendations at the major brokerages, for the underlying components of the S&P 500, ConocoPhillips has taken over the #41 spot from Fidelity National Information Services Inc , according to ETF Channel. Below is a chart of ConocoPhillips versus Fidelity National Information Services Inc plotting their respective rank within the S&P 500 over time (COP plotted in blue; FIS plotted in green): In forming the rank, the analyst opinions from the major brokerage houses were tallied, and averaged; then, the underlying components were ranked according to those averages.
8/17/17 11:56AM
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8/17/17 9:55AM
Analyst ratings can sometimes be complicated, and we here at ETF Channel have noticed a bit of a paradox with Atwood Oceanics, Inc. .
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Looking at the underlying holdings of the ETFs in our coverage universe at ETF Channel, we have compared the trading price of each holding against the average analyst 12-month forward target price, and computed the weighted average implied analyst target price for the ETF itself. For the Vanguard Energy ETF , we found that the implied analyst target price for the ETF based upon its underlying holdings is $104.33 per unit.
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