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Monday's ETF Winners & Losers

Precious metals and energy-related ETFs rise.

ETFs related to commodities were among the top performers Monday, as gold and silver prices jumped. Recently, gold was up $5 to $581.80 an ounce, and silver was gaining 26 cents to $11.43 an ounce.


SPDR Metals & Mining

(XME) - Get SPDR S&P Metals & Mining ETF Report

ETF was higher by $1.23, or 2.9%, to $43.30. The

iShares Silver Trust

(SLV) - Get iShares Silver Trust Report

ETF tacked on $2.18, or 2%, to $113.13.


Market Vectors Gold Miners

(GDX) - Get VanEck Gold Miners ETF Report

ETF was gaining 24 cents, or 0.7%, to $34.61, and the

streetTRACKS Gold Shares

(GLD) - Get SPDR Gold Shares Report

ETF was up 40 cents, or 0.7%, to $57.39.

Energy-related ETFs rose as crude retraced some of the recent losses that have brought prices to their lowest levels in more than a year. Crude futures were recently adding $1.37 to $61.13 a barrel.

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SPDR Oil & Gas Equipment & Services

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

ETF was higher by 1.3% to $26.30. The

Oil Services HOLDRs

(OIH) - Get VanEck Oil Services ETF Report

ETF was climbing by 1% to $126.30, and the

iShares Dow Jones U.S. Oil Equipment Index

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

ETF was gaining 1% to $41.12.

ETFs related to housing construction were also rising. Among individual names,

Pulte Homes

(PHM) - Get PulteGroup, Inc. Report

rose 3.7%,


(LEN) - Get Lennar Corporation Class A Report

was tacking on 3.2%, and



was recently up 2.7%


SPDR Homebuilders

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

ETF was higher by 88 cents, or 2.6%, to $34.23. The

iShares Dow Jones U.S. Home Construction

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

ETF was adding $1.07, or 2.9%, to $38.60.

On the flipside, the

Internet Infrastructure HOLDRs


ETF was falling, as

Akamai Technologies

(AKAM) - Get Akamai Technologies, Inc. Report

sank 1.1%. The ETF was lower by 7 cents, or 1.3%, to $5.44.

Also among decliners, the

iShares Dow Jones U.S. Healthcare Provider

(IHF) - Get iShares U.S. Healthcare Providers ETF Report

was down 49 cents, or 0.9%, to $52.52. Major holding

Express Scripts


dropped nearly 7% after UBS downgraded the company to neutral from buy.