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Friday's ETF Winners & Losers

Energy funds rise.

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 Valero Energy Corporation Report

was higher by 2.4%, and


(SLB) - Get Schlumberger NV Report

was rising 2.3%.


Oil Services HOLDRs

(OIH) - Get VanEck Vectors Oil Services ETF Report

ETF was higher by 3% to $135.49. The

iShares Dow Jones U.S. Oil Equipment Index

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ETF was gaining 2.6% to $44.19, and the

SPDR Oil & Gas Equipment Services

(XES) - Get SPDR S&P Oil & Gas Equipment & Services ETF Report

ETF was recently up 2.5% to $28.50. The

PowerShares Dynamic Energy Exploration

(PXE) - Get Invesco Dynamic Energy Exploration & Production ETF 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 VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF Report

ETF was gaining 1.5% to $38.85. The

iShares COMEX Gold Trust

(IAU) - Get iShares Gold Trust Report

ETF was adding 0.7% to $62.40. The

streetTRACKS Gold Shares

(GLD) - Get SPDR Gold Trust 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 iShares U.S. Home Construction ETF Report

ETF was losing 1.8% to $37.42. The

SPDR Homebuilders

(XHB) - Get SPDR S&P Homebuilders ETF Report

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

PowerShares Dynamic Building & Construction

(PKB) - Get Invesco Dynamic Building & Construction ETF Report

ETF was off 0.5% to $15.34.

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

Costco Wholesale

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(LOW) - Get Lowe's Companies, Inc. (LOW) Report




were losing 2% or more.


SPDR Retail

(XRT) - Get SPDR S&P Retail ETF Report

was down 1.7% to $39.54, and the

Retail HOLDRs

(RTH) - Get VanEck Vectors Retail ETF Report

was falling by 1.1% to $96.45. The

PowerShares Dynamic Retail

(PMR) - Get Invesco Dynamic Retail ETF Report

was sliding by 1% to $18.35.