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Monday's ETF Winners & Losers

Utility funds are rising.
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The

Utilities HOLDRs

(UTH)

was the session's best performer Monday as

TXU

(TXU)

said it will go private through the largest leveraged buyout in history. The ETF was higher by $4.10, or 3%, to $139.71.

Other utility-related ETFs were also faring well. The

Utilities Select Sector SPDR

(XLU) - Get Report

ETF was tacking on 2.5% to $39.63. The

iShares Dow Jones US Utilities

(IDU) - Get Report

ETF was higher by 2.2% to $96.40.

The

PowerShares Lux Nanotech

(PXN)

ETF was also gaining ground after holdings

Altair Nanotechnologies

(ALTI)

and

Cambridge Display Technology

(OLED) - Get Report

were up by 4.6% and 4.1%, respectively. The ETF was higher by 20 cents, or 1.1%, to $17.94.

On the other hand, transportation stocks were weaker as the price of oil pushed as high as $61.75 a barrel. The

iShares Dow Jones Transportation Average

(IYT) - Get Report

ETF was losing $2.10, or 2.3%, to $90.49.

The

B2B Internet HOLDRs

(BHH)

was one of the session's worst performers as holding

CheckFree

(CKFR)

was falling nearly 1.5%. The ETF was down 3 cents, or 1.6%, to $2.24.