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Bundled securities tracking chip stocks were rising Monday. Among individual names,

STMicroelectronics

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was higher by 3.4%,

Broadcom

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was up 2.3%, and

Texas Instruments

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was tacking on 1.1%.

The

Semiconductor HOLDRs

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ETF was higher by 1.3% to $34.28. The

iShares Goldman Sachs Semiconductor

(IGW)

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was gaining 1% to $61.44. The

PowerShares Dynamic Semiconductors

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ETF was recently up 0.6% to $17.33, and the

SPDR Semiconductor

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ETF was adding 0.5% to $49.50.

The

Internet Architecture HOLDRs

( IAH) was higher by 1.1%. Holding

EMC

(EMC)

was rising 4.5%, boosting the ETF by 47 cents to $44.11.

ETFs tracking software makers were also among the top performers.

SAP AG

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was adding 3.8%,

Tibco Software

(TIBX)

was gaining 2.5%, and

Oracle

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was edging higher by 1.3%.

The

Software HOLDRs

(SWH)

ETF was up 37 cents, or 0.9%, to $41.38, and the

iShares Goldman Sachs Software Index

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ETF was rising by 40 cents, or 0.9% to $45.39.

On the other hand, ETFs related to homebuilders were among the biggest losers of the session.

Toll Brothers

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,

Beazer Homes

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,

Hovnanian

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and

Lennar

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were all lower by 2% or more.

The

iShares Dow Jones U.S. Home Construction

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ETF was lower by 2.3% at $39.46. The

SPDR Homebuilders

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ETF was falling 1.7% to $35.38.

The

Broadband HOLDRs

( BDH) ETF was also weaker. Holding

Tellabs

( TLAB) dropped 4.5% after the telecom-equipment maker warned that fourth-quarter earnings would be below expectations, sinking the ETF by 14 cents, or 0.9%, to $15.53.