( NBIX ) is up about 0.7%, and Synageva BioPharma Corp ( GEVA ) is up by about 2.3%. For a complete list of holdings, visit the XBI Holdings page Click here to find out which 9 other ETFs had notable inflows The chart below shows the one year price performance of XBI, versus its 200 day moving average: Looking at the chart above, XBI’s low point in its 52 week range is $91.15 per share, with $171.09 as the 52 week high point that compares with a last trade of $169.20. 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 shares outstanding data, to keep a lookout for those ETFs experiencing notable inflows (many new units created) or outflows (many old units destroyed).
How to make money from ETFs’ runaway growth
The EGoM headed by Finance Minister P Chidambaram last month approved floating the CPSE ETF. The government has so far raised about Rs 5,093.87 crore through stake sales in PSUs. As per the revised estimates in the Interim Budget, the disinvestment target was lowered to Rs 16,027 crore in this financial year from Rs 40,000 crore. “The proposed CPSE ETF will serve as an additional mechanism for the government to monetise its shareholdings in those CPSEs that eventually form part of the ETF basket,” the government had said.
Turkey ETF Leads EM Sell-Off on New Act in Political Drama
The First Trust NYSE Arca Biotechnology Index Fund /quotes/zigman/1497293/delayed /quotes/nls/fbt FBT climbed 5.72% to $87.45, an other-worldly rise compared with the incremental gains and losses exchange-traded funds usually deliver. Shutterstock.com The First Trust ETF is closely tied to the index in its name, the NYSE Arca Biotechnology Index /quotes/zigman/6017893/realtime BTK . That index made a corresponding gain of 5.75% to 2,946.43, thanks largely to InterMunes massive price increase. InterMune /quotes/zigman/85637/delayed /quotes/nls/itmn ITMN ended its phenomenal day with a whopping $23.84 per-share gain to $37.80.
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24, 2014 6:54 p.m. ET Investors are piling into exchange-traded bond funds at the fastest clip ever, the latest sign of a bond-market revival driven by uneven economic data, emerging-market volatility and the thirst for income-generating investments. U.S.-listed bond ETFs have taken in $16 billion this month through Feb. 21, according to TrimTabs Investment Research.
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This ETF is heavily invested in Canada (74 percent) and the U.S. (25 percent), with the top four holdings making up 43 percent of the portfolio. The rise in the price of gold and silver has investors clamoring not only for related mining stocks, but more specifically the aggressive junior miners. The 49 percent rally in SILJ this year has it at a six-month high.
Cash Flies Into Bond ETFs
17 when a group of businessmen and others were were taken into custody during a probe into gold smuggling, money laundering and bribery in government tenders. [ Corruption Charges Ruffle Turkey ETF ] Adding to the pressure on Turkeys investments, the lira currency has declined over 1% since the tape was revealed yesterday. The currency is down 8% since the corruption investigation started at the end of last year. The depreciating currency further lowered returns for U.S. investors once converted back into their stronger U.S. dollar.
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EST How to make money from ETFs runaway growth A new forecast says ETF assets will rise to $15.5 trillion in 10 years; heres why you should care Want to see how this story relates to your watchlist? Just add items to create a watchlist now: Vanguard Total Stock Market ETF (VTI) Add By Victor Reklaitis , MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) The U.S. ETF industry could grow to $15.5 trillion in assets within 10 years, eclipsing the mutual-fund industry, according to one new forecast. Is such a prediction too rosy?