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Top Financial Services ETFs as of 8/31/16

Fund NameGet InfoOverall RatingRisk Grade
VanEck Vectors Global Spin-OffSPUNB+B-
Fidelity MSCI Financials Index ETFFNCLB+B-
PowerShares Financial PreferredPGFBB+
Innovator IBD 50FFTYB-B-
Guggenheim S&P 500 Eq Wght Finl ETFRYFB-B
iShares US Financials ETFIYFB-B
First Trust Financial AlphaDEXFXOB-B
Vanguard Financials ETFVFHB-B
IQ Hedge Event-Driven Tracker ETFQEDB-B
Global X Yieldco IndexYLCOC+C+

Source: TSC Ratings

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