Bundled securities related to real estate were Monday's best performers following word that
will be taken over by a unit of Blackstone Group, sending its shares up 7.7%.
iShares Cohen & Steers Realty Majors
ETF was gaining 4% to $100.83. The
streetTRACKS Wilshire REIT
ETF was higher by 3.6% to $89.13, and the
Vanguard REIT Index
ETF was adding 3.3% to $77.95.
B2B Internet HOLDRs
ETF was gaining 0.9% as holdings
Internet Capital Group
were higher by 0.6%. The ETF was tacking on 2 cents to $2.19.
On the other hand, the
PowerShares Dynamic Biotech & Genome
ETF was losing 1% as holdings
Human Genome Sciences
fell by 1.6%. The ETF was recently down 19 cents to $18.89.
ETF was also weaker as
posted third-quarter revenue that missed the Thomson First Call target. The home-improvement retailer also offered guidance below estimates. The ETF was down 33 cents to $99.30.
PowerShares Dynamic Retail
ETF was falling due to declines of 1.3% or more in
. The ETF was recently lower by 8 cents, or 0.4%, to $19.21.