List of Utilities ETFs Listed on U.S. Exchanges

Most of the utilities ETFs on this list focus on traditional utilities which include electric utilities, gas utilities, multi-utilities and water utilities. There are a few ETFs that also include telecommunication companies as well including the Guggenheim ETF (RYU) and the PowerShares SmallCap ETF (PSCU). While gas and water utilities are included in many of these ETFs, most of the ETFs are weighted towards electric and multi-utilities. Examples of utilities companies included in many of these ETFs are Duke Energy, NextEra Energy, Dominion Resources, Southern Co. and Exelon Corp.

Utilities ETFs

Fidelity MSCI Utilities Index ETF (FUTY)

First Trust NASDAQ Clean Edge Smart Grid Infrastructure Index Fund (GRID) (Companies involved with the electric infrastructure)

First Trust Utilities AlphaDEX Fund (FXU)

Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Utilities ETF (RYU) (Holdings are equally weighted)

iShares U.S. Utilities ETF (IDU)

PowerShares DWA Utilities Momentum Portfolio (PUI) (Companies demonstrating relative strength)

Reaves Utilities ETF (UTES)

SPDR Utilities Select Sector Fund (XLU)

Vanguard Utilities ETF (VPU)

Utilities ETFs: Small CapĀ 

PowerShares S&P SmallCap Utilities Portfolio (PSCU)

Utilities ETFs: LeveragedĀ 

ProShares Ultra Utilities (UPW) (Daily Target: 2x)

Utilities ETFs: Short

ProShares UltraShort Utilities (SDP) (Daily Target: -2x)