Skip to main content
Publish date:

Tuesday's ETF Winners & Losers

Commodity funds rise.

Bundled securities tracking commodities were the top performers Tuesday, even as gold futures declined. Gold dipped 60 cents to finish the session at $606.80 an ounce, while silver tacked on 2 cents to $12.27 an ounce.

The

Market Vectors Gold Miners

(GDX) - Get VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF Report

ETF rose 2.2% to $37.81, and the

iShares Silver Trust

(SLV) - Get iShares Silver Trust Report

ETF gained 1.3% to $122.67. The

streetTRACKS Gold Shares

(GLD) - Get SPDR Gold Trust Report

ETF was recently up 0.6% to $60.23, while the

iShares COMEX Gold Trust

(IAU) - Get iShares Gold Trust Report

ETF was adding 0.6% to $60.25.

The

Internet Infrastructure HOLDRs

TheStreet Recommends

(IIH)

exchange-traded fund was also one of the few gainers, after holding

Vignette

(VIGN)

jumped 3.1%. The ETF was higher by 2 cents, or 0.4%, to $5.43.

Among decliners, the

B2B Internet HOLDRs

(BHH)

ETF was falling 0.9% as

Ariba

(ARBA)

was losing 2.1%. The ETF was down 2 cents to $2.20.

In addition, homebuilders were also moving lower.

Beazer Homes

(BZH) - Get Beazer Homes USA, Inc. Report

,

Pulte Homes

(PHM) - Get PulteGroup, Inc. Report

and

Hovnanian

(HOV) - Get Hovnanian Enterprises, Inc. Class A Report

were all lower by 1% or more.

The

iShares Dow Jones U.S. Home Construction

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

ETF was losing 40 cents, or 1%, to $38.85, and the

SPDR Homebuilders

(XHB) - Get SPDR S&P Homebuilders ETF Report

ETF was recently down 32 cents, or 0.9%, to $34.26.