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Friday's ETF Winners & Losers

Oil-related funds are rising on spiking crude prices.

Oil-related ETFs were the best performers of Friday's session as the front-month June crude contract was adding 81 cents to $65.87 a barrel.


Oil Services HOLDRs

(OIH) - Get VanEck Oil Services ETF Report

climbed 1.6% to $160.57. The

ProShares DB Oil

(DBO) - Get Invesco DB Oil Fund Report

was higher by 1.3% at $26.66. The

iShares Dow Jones U.S. Oil Equipment Index

(IEZ) - Get iShares U.S. Oil Equipment & Services ETF Report

was recently up 1.3% to $52.70. The

iPath Goldman Sachs Crude Oil Index

(OIL) - Get iPath Pure Beta Crude Oil ETN Report

ETF tacked on 1% to $37.62.

ETFs tracking silver and gold were also higher. Silver futures climbed 9 cents to $13.54 an ounce. Gold futures were adding $2.20 to $680.20 an ounce


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iShares Silver Trust

(SLV) - Get iShares Silver Trust Report

was rising 1.1% to $133.99. The

PowerShares DB Silver

(DBS) - Get Invesco DB Silver Fund Report

ETF was recently up 0.7% to $26.46. The

iShares Comex Gold Trust

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was recently higher by 0.6% to $67.32. The

streetTRACKS Gold Shares

(GLD) - Get SPDR Gold Shares Report

ETF was gaining 0.5% to $67.23.

On the other hand, housing-related ETFs were among the biggest losers of Friday's session. Among individual names,

Meritage Homes

(MTH) - Get Meritage Homes Corporation Report

dropped 4.3%,

D.R. Horton

(DHI) - Get D.R. Horton, Inc. Report

was losing 2.9%, and both

Beazer Homes

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(LEN) - Get Lennar Corporation Class A Report

slumped 1.9%


iShares Dow Jones U.S. Home Construction

(ITB) - Get iShares U.S. Home Construction ETF Report

ETF was recently falling by 91 cents, or 2.4%, at $37.17. The

SPDR Homebuilders

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

ETF was down 76 cents, or 2.1%, to $35.14.

Semiconductor-related ETFs were also among the worst performers, thanks to disappointing earnings news out of



. The chipmaker swung to a first-quarter loss, and warned that tough market conditions will weigh on margins into the summer. Recently, SanDisk was losing 2.3%.


Ultra Semiconductor ProShares

(USD) - Get ProShares Ultra Semiconductors Report

ETF was shedding 1.7% at $79.79. The

iShares Goldman Sachs Semiconductor


ETF was lower by 1.3% at $65.05. The

Semiconductor HOLDRs

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ETF was recently down 1.1% to $37.11. The

SPDR S&P Semiconductor

(XSD) - Get SPDR S&P Semiconductor ETF Report

ETF eased 0.9% to $52.72.