Friday's ETF Winners & Losers

Energy funds rise.
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Bundled securities tracking energy were Friday's top performers, as oil jumped $1.02 in price to $58.90 a barrel. Among individual names,

Baker Hughes


rose 2.7%,


(VLO) - Get Report

was higher by 2.4%, and


(SLB) - Get Report

was rising 2.3%.


Oil Services HOLDRs

(OIH) - Get Report

ETF was higher by 3% to $135.49. The

iShares Dow Jones U.S. Oil Equipment Index

(IEZ) - Get Report

ETF was gaining 2.6% to $44.19, and the

SPDR Oil & Gas Equipment Services

(XES) - Get Report

ETF was recently up 2.5% to $28.50. The

PowerShares Dynamic Energy Exploration

(PXE) - Get Report

ETF was rising by 2.4% to $18.71.

Commodity related exchange-traded funds were also strong performers as gold futures overcame earlier weakness. Gold was recently up $2.50 to $630.30 an ounce, having began the session lower.


Market Vectors Gold Miners

(GDX) - Get Report

ETF was gaining 1.5% to $38.85. The

iShares COMEX Gold Trust

(IAU) - Get Report

ETF was adding 0.7% to $62.40. The

streetTRACKS Gold Shares

(GLD) - Get Report

ETF was recently up 0.7% to $62.36.

Elsewhere, ETFs tracking homebuilders were weaker as bond yields were on the move upward. The benchmark 10-year Treasury note was down 22/32 in price to yield 4.69% after the Labor Department said the economy added 92,000 jobs in October, below expectations for a gain of 125,000 jobs. Payroll numbers for September and August was also higher than first reported, and for those two months together an additional 139,000 jobs were formed.


iShares Dow Jones U.S. Home Construction

(ITB) - Get Report

ETF was losing 1.8% to $37.42. The

SPDR Homebuilders

(XHB) - Get Report

ETF was giving back 1.6% to $33.04, and the

PowerShares Dynamic Building & Construction

(PKB) - Get Report

ETF was off 0.5% to $15.34.

Securities tracking retail were also trading lower. Among individual names,

Costco Wholesale

(COST) - Get Report



(LOW) - Get Report




were losing 2% or more.


SPDR Retail

(XRT) - Get Report

was down 1.7% to $39.54, and the

Retail HOLDRs

(RTH) - Get Report

was falling by 1.1% to $96.45. The

PowerShares Dynamic Retail

(PMR) - Get Report

was sliding by 1% to $18.35.