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10 Best Metal & Gold ETFs for 2016 - TheStreet Ratings

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Top Precious Metals ETFs as of 8/31/16

Fund NameGet InfoOverall RatingRisk Grade
ALPS Sprott Junior Gold MinersSGDJBC
ALPS Sprott Gold Miners ETFSGDMB-C
PowerShares Glb Gold & Precious MetPSAUC+C
VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETFGDXC+C
Global X Silver Miners ETFSILC+C-
iShares MSCI Global Silver MinersSLVPC+C-
iShares MSCI Global Gold MinersRINGC+C-
iPath Pure Beta Precious Metals ETNBLNGC+C
VanEck Vectors Junior Gold Mnrs ETFGDXJCC-
ProShares Ultra Gold MinersGDXXCD

Source: TSC Ratings

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