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Monday's ETF Winners & Losers

Real estate- and housing-related funds are among Monday's worst performers.

Exchange-traded funds tracking the real estate and housing sector were among the worst performers Monday, after a

Federal Reserve

official offered a bearish outlook for the sector.

San Francisco Fed President Janet Yellen told the National Association for Business Economics that the recent financial market turmoil will prolong the housing sector adjustment.

Vornado Realty Trust

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(PLD) - Get Prologis Inc. Report

were both lower by more than 1%.


Ultra Real Estate ProShares

(URE) - Get ProShares Ultra Real Estate Report

was falling 72 cents, or 1.7%, to $41.52. The

First Trust S&P REIT

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ETF was down 69 cents, or 3.9%, to $17.11. The

SPDR Dow Jones Wilshire International Real Estate

(RWX) - Get SPDR Dow Jones International Real Estate ETF Report

was off by $1.32, or 2.2%, to $58.63.

Homebuilders and construction were also under pressure.

D.R. Horton

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(LEN) - Get Lennar Corporation Class A Report



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Toll Brothers

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Beazer Homes

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all slid by 2.4% or more.


PowerShares Dynamic Building & Construction

(PKB) - Get Invesco Dynamic Building & Construction ETF Report

lost 48 cents, or 2.5%, to $1.71. The

SPDR S&P Homebuilders

(XHB) - Get SPDR Homebuilders ETF Report

was down 33 cents, or 1.4%, to $22.91. The

iShares Dow Jones U.S. Home Construction

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

shed 24 cents, or 1.1%, to $21.75.

Basic materials-related ETFs were also lower. Among individual stocks,


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were losing 1% or more.


Ultra Basic Materials ProShares

(UYM) - Get ProShares Ultra Basic Materials Report

eased $2.37, or 2.9%, to $79.36. The

iShares Dow Jones U.S. Basic Materials

(IYM) - Get iShares U.S. Basic Materials ETF Report

was off 76 cents, or 1.1%, to $67.15. The

Vanguard Materials

(VAW) - Get Vanguard Materials ETF Report

was down 98 cents, or 1.2%, to $80.07.

There were few winners during Monday's losing session. The

United States Natural Gas

(UNG) - Get United States Natural Gas Fund Report

ETF was rising 3.6% as natural gas tacked on 18 cents to $5.68 per million British thermal units. The ETF was up $1.23 to $35.57.