Friday's ETF Winners & Losers

Chip-tracking funds plunge.
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SPDR Biotech

(XBI) - Get Report

exchange-traded fund was among the few winners Friday as holding



jumped 4.4% after reporting third-quarter results. The ETF was gaining 49 cents, or 1%, to $50.64.

Meanwhile, bundled securities tracking semiconductors were crushed. Among individual names,

National Semiconductor


dropped 4.8%,


(NVDA) - Get Report

fell 4.7%,

Micron Technology

(MU) - Get Report

was down 3.6%, and

Applied Materials

(AMAT) - Get Report

lost 3%.


PowerShares Dynamic Semiconductors

(PSI) - Get Report

was losing 3.3% to $16.92. The

Semiconductor HOLDRs

(SMH) - Get Report

was falling by 3% to $33.36, and the

SPDR Semiconductor

(XRT) - Get Report

was down 2.5% to $47.93.

Energy-related ETFs were also falling, even as oil gained 39 cents to finish at $60.75 a barrel. Among individual names,

Baker Hughes


tumbled 5.8%,

Noble Corp.

(NE) - Get Report

was lower by 2.6%, and


(VLO) - Get Report

was off 2.3%.


PowerShares Dynamic Oil & Gas Services

(PXJ) - Get Report

ETF was losing 2.3% to $19.45. The

Oil Services HOLDRs

(OIH) - Get Report

ETF was losing 2.3% to $134.93. The

iShares Dow Jones U.S. Oil Equipment Index

(IEZ) - Get Report

ETF was giving back 2.1% to $44.