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ETF Channel is an exchange traded fund (ETF) research website, aimed at financial advisors and retail investors trying to maximize the opportunities in ETFs. The site includes a number of ground-breaking features that allow investors to dig deeper into ETFs than ever before, and is a one-stop source for aggregated data on more than 800 ETFs.

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See How Goldman Sachs Group Ranks Among Analysts' Top Dow 30 Picks

A study of analyst recommendations at the major brokerages shows that Goldman Sachs Group Incorporated is the #17 broker pick, on average, out of the 30 stocks making up the Dow Jones Industrial Average, according to ETF Channel. Within the broader S&P 500, when components were ranked in terms of analyst favorites, GS claims the #263 spot.

Constellation Brands Takes Over #29 Spot From LKQ

In a study of analyst recommendations at the major brokerages, for the underlying components of the S&P 500, Constellation Brands Inc has taken over the #29 spot from LKQ Corp , according to ETF Channel. Below is a chart of Constellation Brands Inc versus LKQ Corp plotting their respective rank within the S&P 500 over time (STZ plotted in blue; LKQ plotted in green): In forming the rank, the analyst opinions from the major brokerage houses were tallied, and averaged; then, the underlying components were ranked according to those averages.

iShares MSCI Switzerland Capped ETF Experiences Big Outflow

Looking today at week-over-week shares outstanding changes among the universe of ETFs covered at ETF Channel, one standout is the iShares MSCI Switzerland Capped ETF where we have detected an approximate $43.6 million dollar outflow -- that's a 3.4% decrease week over week (from 36,750,000 to 35,500,000). START SLIDESHOW:Click here to find out which 9 other ETFs experienced notable outflows » The chart below shows the one year price performance of EWL, versus its 200 day moving average: Looking at the chart above, EWL's low point in its 52 week range is $27.87 per share, with $35.39 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $34.91.

Notable ETF Outflow Detected - EWG

Looking today at week-over-week shares outstanding changes among the universe of ETFs covered at ETF Channel, one standout is the iShares MSCI Germany ETF where we have detected an approximate $163.8 million dollar outflow -- that's a 3.3% decrease week over week (from 152,400,000 to 147,300,000). START SLIDESHOW:Click here to find out which 9 other ETFs experienced notable outflows » The chart below shows the one year price performance of EWG, versus its 200 day moving average: Looking at the chart above, EWG's low point in its 52 week range is $24.55 per share, with $32.175 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $32.16.

Daily Gold Miners Index Bear 3X Shares Experiences Big Outflow

Looking today at week-over-week shares outstanding changes among the universe of ETFs covered at ETF Channel, one standout is the Daily Gold Miners Index Bear 3X Shares where we have detected an approximate $67.3 million dollar outflow -- that's a 10.8% decrease week over week (from 26,368,705 to 23,518,705). START SLIDESHOW:Click here to find out which 9 other ETFs experienced notable outflows » The chart below shows the one year price performance of DUST, versus its 200 day moving average: Looking at the chart above, DUST's low point in its 52 week range is $19.01 per share, with $72.47 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $23.28.