One ETF closely tracking Financial stocks is the Financial Select Sector SPDR ETF (XLF), which is up 0.6% in midday trading, and up 5.87% on a year-to-date basis. JPMorgan Chase, meanwhile, is up 2.06% year-to-date, and SunTrust Banks is up 11.41% year-to-date. Combined, JPM and STI make up approximately 8.1% of the underlying holdings of XLF. Click here to find out 25 Dividend Giants Widely Held By ETFs Comparing these stocks and ETFs on a trailing twelve month basis, below is a relative stock price performance chart, with each of the symbols shown in a different color as labeled in the legend at the bottom: Heres a snapshot of how the S&P 500 components within the various sectors are faring in afternoon trading on Tuesday.
New Sprott Gold Miners ETF Looks to Capitalize on Strong Global Demand for Gold – Yahoo Finance
The chart below shows the one year price performance of EWJ, versus its 200 day moving average: Looking at the chart above, EWJ’s low point in its 52 week range is $10.79 per share, with $12.25 as the 52 week high point – that compares with a last trade of $12.12. Comparing the most recent share price to the 200 day moving average can also be a useful technical analysis technique — learn more about the 200 day moving average . Exchange traded funds (ETFs) trade just like stocks, but instead of ”shares” investors are actually buying and selling ”units”. These ”units” can be traded back and forth just like stocks, but can also be created or destroyed to accommodate investor demand. Each week we monitor the week-over-week change in resource shares outstanding data, to keep a lookout for those ETFs experiencing notable inflows (many new units created) or outflows (many old units destroyed).
3 Agricultural Commodity ETFs Slumping in July – ETF News And Commentary – NASDAQ.com
All these have pushed the corn futures down to the four-year low level. As a result, CORN – a fund that provides investors direct exposure to the corn commodity plunged about 13.2% this July. CORN slid 2.25% on the day that USDA came out with the latest data. Teucrium Soybean Fund ( SOYB ) Soybeans also feel the same pressure. Favorable weather forecasts would support soybean planting given that ample rain is expected across the key U.S.
Noteworthy ETF Inflows: EWJ – NASDAQ.com
As a result, the Fund will be sensitive to changes in, and its performance will depend to a greater extent on, the overall condition of the gold and silver mining industry. Also, gold and silver mining companies are highly dependent on the price of gold and silver bullion. Funds that emphasize investments in small/mid cap companies will generally experience greater price volatility. Funds investing in foreign and emerging markets will also generally experience greater price volatility. There are risks involved with investing in ETFs including the loss of money.