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Thursday's ETF Winners & Losers

Funds related to oil services are strong again today.

Exchange-traded funds related to oil services were among the strongest performers Thursday, as oil futures climbed toward the $64-a-barrel level.


SPDR Oil & Gas Equipment & Services

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ETF was adding 0.8% to $26.79. The

iShares Dow Jones U.S. Oil Equipment Index

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ETF was gaining 0.7% to $42.09. The

Energy Select Sector SPDR

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ETF was higher by 0.5% to $53.65.


Semiconductor HOLDRs

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ETF was among the winners as holdings

Maxim Integrated Products

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rose 2.9% and 1.6%, respectively. The Semiconductor HOLDRs was adding 40 cents, or 1.2%, to $34.56.

In addition, the

Internet HOLDRs


ETF gained thanks to advances in holdings


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. The ETF was higher by 34 cents, or 0.7%, to $48.29.

On the flipside, the

B2B Internet HOLDRs


ETF sank, as holding



was lower by 1.1%. The B2B Internet HOLDRs was off 3 cents, or 1.4%, to $2.20.


Biotech HOLDRs

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ETF was also among losers, after a 2.2% drop in holding



after IMS Health reportedly slashed sales estimates for the company's Avastin colorectal cancer drug. The ETF was losing $1.87, or 1%, to $183.36.