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Monday's ETF Winners & Losers

Funds tracking basic materials are among the top performers Monday.

Exchange-traded funds related to basic materials were among the top performers of Monday's session, thanks to gains in

Alcoa

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,

Dow Chemical

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,

Newmont Mining

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and

DuPont

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.

The

Ultra Basic Materials ProShares

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was recently up $2.65, or 3%, to $91.70. The

iShares S&P Global Materials

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ETF was rising by $1.27, or 1.8%, to $72. The

PowerShares Dynamic Basic Materials

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was adding 51 cents, or 1.5%, to $33.95. The

iShares Dow Jones U.S. Basic Materials

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was higher by $1.02, or 1.4%, to $71.24.

Bundled securities tracking utilities were also among the winners of the day. Among individual names,

Exelon

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,

Public Service Enterprise Group

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,

PG&E

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and

American Electric Power

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were higher by 1.3% or more.

The

Ultra Utilities ProShares

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was rising $2.14, or 2.7%, to $82. The

Utility HOLDRs

(UTH)

was adding $2.06, or 1.5%, to $143.71. The

Vanguard Utilities ETF

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gained $1.10, or 1.3%, to $83.60.

On the losing side, energy-related ETFs were among the biggest decliners. Oil was down 71 cents at $69.97 a barrel, and natural gas was losing 10 cents to $6.68 per million British thermal units.

The

United States Natural Gas

(UNG) - Get United States Natural Gas Fund LP Report

was falling by $1.45, or 3.5%, to $42.80. The

United States Oil

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was down 34 cents, or 0.7%, to $52.66. The

PowerShares DB Oil

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ETF was lower by 14 cents, or 0.5%, to $26.96.

The

iShares Dow Jones U.S. Home Construction

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was under pressure after Citigroup cut its rating to hold from buy for

Toll Brothers

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,

Pulte Homes

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,

Lennar

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,

Ryland Group

(RYL)

,

KB Home

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,

DR Horton

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and

Hovnanian

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.

The ETF was recently falling by 8 cents, or 0.5%, at $31.23.