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10 Best Metal & Gold ETFs for 2016 - TheStreet Ratings

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Top Precious Metals ETFs as of 10/31/16

Fund NameGet InfoOverall RatingRisk Grade
ALPS Sprott Junior Gold MinersSGDJB-C-
ALPS Sprott Gold Miners ETFSGDMC+C-
IQ Hedge Market Neutral TrackerQMNC+B+
iShares MSCI Global Silver MinersSLVPCD+
Global X Silver Miners ETFSILCD+
VanEck Vectors Junior Gold Mnrs ETFGDXJCD+
DB Base Metals Short ETNBOSC-D
ProShares Ultra Gold MinersGDXXC-E+
VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETFGDXC-C-
PowerShares Glb Gold & Precious MetPSAUD+C-

Source: TSC Ratings

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The 10 precious metals and gold ETFs (listed above) are ranked highest by TheStreet Ratings' methodology.

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