Friday's ETF Winners & Losers

Exchange-traded funds tracking precious metals rise.
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Exchange-traded funds tracking precious metals were the top performers Friday as both gold and silver futures finished with gains. The

iShares Silver Trust

(SLV) - Get Report

ETF was higher by 1.8% to $125.66. The

streetTRACKS Gold Shares

(GLD) - Get Report

ETF was adding 0.3% to $61.57.

Retail ETFs were also trading higher. Among individual names,

J.C. Penney

(JCP) - Get Report

was gaining 1.8%,


(JWN) - Get Report

was adding 1.7%,

Best Buy

(BBY) - Get Report

was up 1.5%, and


(KSS) - Get Report

was higher by 1.3%.


PowerShares Dynamic Retail

(PMR) - Get Report

ETF was tacking on 0.9% to $19.63, and the

Retail HOLDRs

(RTH) - Get Report

was higher by 0.4% to $99.32.


PowerShares Lux Nanotech


ETF was also gaining ground after holding

NVE Corp.

(NVEC) - Get Report

rose 2.9%. The ETF was adding 9 cents, or 0.5%, to $17.30.

On the downside, the

B2B Internet HOLDRs


dropped as holdings




Agile Software


lost ground. The ETF was losing 3 cents, or 1.4%, to $2.16.


Wireless HOLDRs


ETF was also among the losers. Holdings

Research In Motion




(QCOM) - Get Report

were lower by 2.7% and 1.4%, respectively. The ETF was falling by 75 cents, or 1.2%, to $59.90.