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Health & Biotech Equities ETFs

Health & Biotech Equities ETFs invest in companies involved in the healthcare and biotechnology industries. These ETFs feature exposure to several sub-sectors including healthcare providers, healthcare services, medical devices, and pharmaceuticals.

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As of 05/02/2016

Definitive List Of Health & Biotech Equities ETFs

This is a list of all US-traded ETFs that are currently included in the Health & Biotech Equities ETFdb Category by the ETF Database staff. Each ETF is placed in a single “best fit” ETFdb Category; if you want to browse ETFs with more flexible selection criteria, visit our screener. To see more information of the Health & Biotech Equities ETFs, click on one of the tabs above.

* Assets in thousands of U.S. Dollars. Assets and Average Volume as of 2016-05-02 20:19:03 UTC

Definitive Historical Return Data For Health & Biotech Equities ETFs

The following table displays sortable historical return data for all ETFs currently included in the Health & Biotech Equities ETFdb Category. For information on dividends, expenses, or technical indicators, click on one of the tabs above.

Definitive List Of Cheapest Health & Biotech Equities ETFs

The following table displays sortable expense ratio and commission free trading information for all ETFs currently included in the Health & Biotech Equities ETFdb Category.

Definitive List Of Highest Yielding Health & Biotech Equities ETFs

The following table includes sortable dividend information on all ETFs in the Health & Biotech Equities ETFdb Category, including yield, dividend date, and beta.

Definitive List Of Health & Biotech Equities ETF Holdings

The following table includes basic holdings information for each ETF in the Health & Biotech Equities, including number of holdings and percentage of assets included in the top ten holdings. To see more detailed holdings information for any ETF, click the link in the right column.

Guide To Health & Biotech Equities ETF Tax Rates

The following table displays sortable tax data for all ETFs currently included in the Health & Biotech Equities ETFdb Category. To see information on dividends, expenses, or technicals, click on one of the other tabs above.

Technical Indicators For Every Health & Biotech Equities ETF

The following table contains sortable technical indicators for all ETFs in the Health & Biotech Equities ETFdb Category. For more detailed technical metrics on any of these ETFs, click the “View” link in the right column.

Analyst Reports For Every Health & Biotech Equities ETF

The following table contains links to detailed analysis for each ETF in the Health & Biotech Equities. To see holdings, official fact sheets, or the ETF home page, click on the links below.

Analyst Ratings For Every Health & Biotech Equities ETF

The following table includes ETFdb Ratings for all ETFs in the Health & Biotech Equities. The ETFdb Ratings are transparent, quant-based scores designed to assess the relative merits of potential investments. ETFs are ranked on up to six metrics, as well as an Overall Rating. Certain metrics are available only to ETFdb Pro members; sign up for a free 14-day trial for complete access

Symbol Name Price Change Assets* Avg Vol YTD 1 Week 4 Week 1 Year 3 Year 5 Year ETFdb Category Inception ER Commission Free Annual Dividend Rate Dividend Date Dividend Annual Dividend Yield % P/E Ratio Beta # of Holdings % In Top 10 Complete ST Cap Gain Rate LT Cap Gain Rate Tax Form Lower Bollinger Upper Bollinger Support 1 Resistance 1 RSI Advanced Fact Sheet ETF Holdings Chart ETF Home Page Head-To-Head Liquidity Rating Expenses Rating Returns Rating Volatility Rating Dividend Rating Concentration Rating Overall Rating
XLV Health Care Select Sector SPDR Fund $70.19 0.57% $12,760,339 12,545,736.0 -2.2% -2.0% 1.2% -2.0% 56.8% 117.0% Health & Biotech Equities 1998-12-16 0.15% Not Available $1.06 2016-03-18 $0.24 1.52% 15.2 1.55 59 54.4% View 35% 15% 1099 $68.45 $72.20 N/A N/A 54.25 View View View View View View A+ A
IBB iShares Nasdaq Biotechnology ETF $270.94 1.12% $7,556,724 2,389,449.0 -19.9% -5.2% 0.1% -21.2% 58.8% 154.2% Health & Biotech Equities 2001-02-05 0.48% Not Available $0.06 2015-09-25 $0.00 0.02% 20.1 3.28 190 57.6% View 35% 15% 1099 $268.62 $289.44 $266.65 $273.23 48.50 View View View View View View A B
VHT Vanguard Health Care ETF $127.85 0.62% $5,357,301 240,076.0 -3.5% -2.2% 1.4% -3.5% 57.4% 114.8% Health & Biotech Equities 2004-01-26 0.12% Vanguard $2.01 2016-03-21 $0.40 1.59% 25.4 1.64 346 47.4% View 35% 15% 1099 $124.68 $131.76 N/A N/A 54.22 View View View View View View A A
IYH iShares U.S. Healthcare ETF $145.49 0.55% $1,808,375 148,435.0 -2.8% -2.0% 1.2% -3.5% 54.1% 113.2% Health & Biotech Equities 2000-06-12 0.43% Not Available $3.10 2016-03-23 $0.37 2.14% 22.6 1.58 123 51.6% View 35% 15% 1099 $142.12 $149.66 N/A N/A 54.27 View View View View View View B+ B+
XBI SPDR S&P Biotech ETF $55.00 1.98% $1,784,752 7,393,686.0 -21.6% -4.5% 2.1% -22.1% 63.3% 128.8% Health & Biotech Equities 2006-01-31 0.35% Not Available $0.69 2016-03-18 $0.06 1.29% 17.9 4.01 89 21.4% View 35% 15% 1099 $53.86 $58.12 $53.78 $55.64 51.57 View View View View View View A A
IXJ iShares Global Healthcare ETF $100.08 0.73% $1,487,525 114,214.0 -2.5% -1.7% 2.2% -6.5% 38.6% 87.7% Health & Biotech Equities 2001-11-13 0.47% Not Available $1.80 2015-12-29 $0.20 1.81% 20.6 1.46 100 40.8% View 35% 15% 1099 $97.25 $102.88 N/A N/A 55.33 View View View View View View B+ B
FXH First Trust Health Care AlphaDEX Fund $58.01 0.57% $1,205,512 884,762.0 -4.0% -0.9% 1.8% -11.5% 50.0% 94.9% Health & Biotech Equities 2007-05-08 0.66% Not Available N/A 2013-06-21 $0.01 0.01% 24.1 1.73 75 25.6% View 35% 15% 1099 $56.22 $59.35 N/A N/A 57.23 View View View View View View A C+
PJP PowerShares Dynamic Pharmaceuticals Portfolio ETF $62.52 0.61% $1,168,420 186,137.0 -10.6% -3.2% 1.7% -14.5% 67.9% 162.7% Health & Biotech Equities 2005-06-23 0.58% Not Available $2.71 2016-03-18 $0.02 4.36% 26.8 2.54 24 49.5% View 35% 15% 1099 $61.07 $65.68 $61.97 $62.80 50.07 View View View View View View A- B-
IHI iShares U.S. Medical Devices ETF $129.41 0.66% $931,842 100,763.0 5.7% -0.1% 3.1% 11.2% 76.9% 94.8% Health & Biotech Equities 2006-05-01 0.43% Not Available $1.53 2016-03-23 $0.05 1.19% 31.0 1.50 48 65.4% View 35% 15% 1099 $123.72 $131.51 $128.79 $129.85 63.88 View View View View View View B+ B+
FBT First Trust NYSE Arca Biotechnology Index Fund $92.27 1.04% $884,520 629,030.0 -18.4% -4.3% 1.8% -19.9% 64.1% 110.0% Health & Biotech Equities 2006-06-19 0.60% Not Available $0.08 2015-09-23 $0.02 0.09% 22.3 3.29 31 38.4% View 35% 15% 1099 $90.91 $97.29 $90.70 $93.07 51.16 View View View View View View A- C+
IHF iShares U.S. Healthcare Providers ETF $126.43 0.13% $725,995 95,216.0 1.7% -0.7% 2.8% -1.9% 62.4% 97.4% Health & Biotech Equities 2006-05-01 0.43% Not Available $0.27 2016-03-23 $0.06 0.21% 19.8 1.76 50 58.3% View 35% 15% 1099 $119.25 $130.13 N/A N/A 58.71 View View View View View View B+ B
IHE iShares U.S. Pharmaceuticals ETF $141.98 0.58% $627,895 60,349.0 -12.0% -2.8% 0.7% -16.0% 51.3% 110.6% Health & Biotech Equities 2006-05-01 0.43% Not Available $1.52 2016-03-23 $0.31 1.08% 28.3 2.63 43 58.8% View 35% 15% 1099 $139.55 $148.48 N/A N/A 49.54 View View View View View View B B
FHLC FIDELITY MSCI HEALTH CARE INDEX ETF $33.17 0.67% $594,928 151,705.0 -3.6% -2.2% 1.4% -3.8% N/A N/A Health & Biotech Equities 2013-10-24 0.12% Fidelity $0.60 2016-03-18 $0.11 1.82% 20.5 1.66 353 46.9% View 35% 15% 1099 $32.33 $34.18 N/A N/A 54.33 View View View View View View N/A A+
BBH VanEck Vectors Biotech ETF $107.29 0.96% $545,768 107,383.0 -15.5% -4.7% 0.3% -16.3% 55.8% 216.9% Health & Biotech Equities 2011-12-20 0.35% Not Available $0.34 2015-12-21 $0.34 0.31% 18.4 2.85 26 68.0% View 35% 15% 1099 $106.47 $113.70 $105.95 $108.00 49.18 View View View View View View A- A
RYH Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Health Care ETF $149.15 0.68% $518,595 25,735.0 -2.7% -1.4% 1.1% -2.9% 67.6% 114.3% Health & Biotech Equities 2006-11-01 0.40% Charles Schwab $0.83 2016-03-18 $0.23 0.56% 24.2 1.83 59 18.4% View 35% 15% 1099 $145.45 $153.07 N/A N/A 54.50 View View View View View View C+ B+
XPH SPDR S&P Pharmaceuticals ETF $42.26 -0.05% $488,342 211,646.0 -17.4% -3.5% 1.8% -29.3% 42.0% 85.7% Health & Biotech Equities 2006-06-19 0.35% Not Available $0.35 2016-03-18 $0.03 0.83% 12.1 3.62 39 46.9% View 35% 15% 1099 $41.52 $44.99 $41.80 $42.61 48.58 View View View View View View B A-
XHS SPDR S&P Health Care Services ETF $57.91 0.21% $286,160 63,325.0 1.0% -1.0% 3.9% -4.0% 55.3% N/A Health & Biotech Equities 2011-09-29 0.35% Not Available $0.12 2016-03-18 $0.02 0.20% 15.8 2.12 55 21.5% View 35% 15% 1099 $54.22 $60.21 N/A N/A 57.92 View View View View View View C+ A-
PBE PowerShares Dynamic Biotechnology & Genome Portfolio ETF $39.80 1.22% $267,580 45,221.0 -21.2% -5.5% 0.3% -25.9% 45.2% 74.6% Health & Biotech Equities 2005-06-23 0.59% Not Available $0.57 2015-12-18 $0.31 1.44% 453.1 3.68 33 45.0% View 35% 15% 1099 $39.28 $42.60 $39.06 $40.19 49.16 View View View View View View B C+
PPH VanEck Vectors Pharmaceutical ETF $58.35 0.19% $258,020 110,997.0 -9.7% -2.5% 0.4% -16.5% 36.1% 87.1% Health & Biotech Equities 2011-12-20 0.35% Not Available $1.39 2016-04-01 $0.63 2.37% 21.1 2.08 25 51.8% View 35% 15% 1099 $57.47 $61.02 N/A N/A 47.61 View View View View View View A- A-
PSCH PowerShares S&P SmallCap Health Care Portfolio ETF $69.43 0.04% $208,320 33,259.0 -3.4% -1.5% 4.1% 4.1% 82.6% 111.5% Health & Biotech Equities 2010-04-07 0.29% Not Available N/A 2014-12-24 $1.44 2.01% 36.9 2.26 75 29.1% View 35% 15% 1099 $65.70 $71.94 $68.72 $69.97 57.96 View View View View View View B- A
SBIO ALPS Medical Breakthroughs ETF $23.88 1.49% $119,850 82,510.0 -24.8% -4.6% 3.6% -18.4% N/A N/A Health & Biotech Equities 2014-12-31 0.50% Not Available N/A N/A N/A N/A 18.0 4.35 94 35.0% View 35% 15% 1099 $23.21 $25.32 $23.39 $24.12 51.91 View View View View View View N/A B-
PTH PowerShares DWA Healthcare Momentum Portfolio ETF $44.66 0.90% $75,327 55,541.0 -19.0% -1.7% 1.0% -24.5% 16.5% 43.9% Health & Biotech Equities 2006-10-12 0.60% Not Available N/A 2013-12-20 $0.03 0.06% -277.8 2.36 54 41.5% View 35% 15% 1099 $43.98 $45.86 $44.35 $44.84 52.47 View View View View View View B- C+
IRY SPDR S&P International Health Care Sector ETF $48.16 0.80% $58,008 7,565.0 -3.5% -1.4% 3.2% -7.9% 24.5% 59.2% Health & Biotech Equities 2008-07-16 0.40% Not Available $0.93 2016-03-18 $0.43 1.93% 17.6 1.48 151 54.9% View 35% 15% 1099 $46.76 $49.73 $47.99 $48.29 54.39 View View View View View View B- B+
XHE SPDR S&P Health Care Equipment ETF $44.19 0.82% $44,030 7,348.0 -0.8% -1.6% 2.3% -2.2% 50.4% 64.9% Health & Biotech Equities 2011-01-26 0.35% Not Available $0.17 2016-03-18 $0.01 0.38% 22.4 1.80 66 19.3% View 35% 15% 1099 $42.40 $45.59 $43.60 $44.48 57.48 View View View View View View C A-
BBC BioShares Biotechnology Clinical Trials Fund $19.93 0.81% $27,600 13,721.0 -31.4% -6.4% -0.2% -35.5% N/A N/A Health & Biotech Equities 2014-12-16 0.85% Not Available N/A N/A N/A N/A 8.1 4.83 89 17.1% View 35% 15% 1099 $19.78 $21.71 $19.61 $20.09 48.81 View View View View View View N/A C
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