The weakness seen from GAZ and the United States Natural Gas Fund (UNG) has done little to quell the strength seen from the equity-backed First Trust ISE Revere Natural Gas Index Fund (FCG). The fund is up nearly 5% in early afternoon trading.
iShares Barclays 20+ Year Treasury Bond Fund (TLT) -0.5%
As market tensions ease and investors regain confidence, defensive asset classes are falling out of favor. The long term U.S. Treasury-tracking TLT is sliding to a second day of losses, approaching its 50-day moving average.
The PowerShares DB U.S. Dollar Index Bullish Fund (UUP) is slipping as well.All prices as of 2:14 PM EST Written by Don Dion in Williamstown, Mass.