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10 Best Healthcare & Biotech ETFs for 2016 - TheStreet Ratings

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Top Healthcare/Biotech ETFs as of 12/31/16

Fund NameGet InfoOverall RatingRisk Grade
iShares US Medical Devices ETFIHIBC+
ETFis BioShares Biotech ProductsBBPB-C+
iShares US Healthcare Providers ETFIHFC+C+
Fidelity MSCI Health Care Index ETFFHLCC+B-
Health Care Select Sector SPDRXLVC+B-
iShares Global HealthcareIXJCB
iShares US Healthcare ETFIYHCC+
SPDR S&P Health Care Equipment ETFXHECC-
Vanguard HealthCare Index ETFVHTCC+
First Trust AMEX BiotechnologyFBTC-C

Source: TSC Ratings

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Trump's first press conference since winning the November elections left investors concerned.
1/12/17 6:35AM
Tax-loss selling and negative Wall Street sentiment will prove a boon for contrarian investors who act quickly on this beaten-down, generic drug maker.
1/4/17 7:28AM
Biotechs were trading at high volumes Thursday morning on news that the Senate has passed the 21st Century Cures Act.
12/8/16 9:27AM
AT&T and Time Warner kicked off a hearing to defend their $84.5 billion merger. AT&T is no stranger to legal battles and anti-trust battles.
12/7/16 5:58PM
Pharma stocks have bounced back from their prior selloff, but whether they will continue their upward trend under a Donald Trump administration remains unclear.
11/17/16 12:18PM
Biotechnology stocks are down this year, but the new political reality has made investors more confident.
11/16/16 11:51AM
The SPDR Healthcare ETF (XLV) and the iShares NASDAQ Biotech ETF (IBB) were both climbing higher during afternoon trading on Thursday.
11/10/16 1:35PM
Stocks close at session highs on Wednesday as the idea of a Trump presidency settles in. Financial and health care sectors lead the market.
11/9/16 4:25PM
Stocks post solid gains Wednesday after plunging overnight following Donald Trump's surprising victory in the U.S. presidential race.
11/9/16 3:16PM
How health care investors deal with Donald Trump as the next U.S. president and Republicans maintaining control of Congress is hard to forecast because few envisioned this scenario playing out.
11/9/16 9:48AM