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Tuesday's ETF Winners & Losers

Treasury funds rise.

Bundled securities tracking Treasury bonds were among few winners of the session Tuesday. Treasuries rallied following a report that January durable goods orders fell by a greater-than-expected 7.8%.

Recently, the 10-year Treasury was gaining 18/32 in price to yield 4.56%, and the 30-year bond was surging 1-1/32 and yielding 4.67%.


iShares Lehman 20+ Year Treasury Bond

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exchange-traded fund was up 1% to $90.31. The

iShares Lehman TIPS Bond

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ETF was adding 0.7% to $100.94. The

iShares Lehman 7-10 Year Treasury

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was gaining 0.6% at $83.55.

Meanwhile, foreign market-related ETFs were dropping. Earlier, a benchmark index in mainland China sank more than 9%, the most in a decade, while Tokyo's Nikkei dipped 0.5% and Hong Kong's Hang Seng slid 1.8%. Other markets in Europe and Asia also lost ground.


iShares FTSE/Xinhua China 25 Index

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was plummeting 9.2% to $95.66. The

iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Index

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was tumbling 7.6% to $108.57. The

Vanguard Emerging Markets Stock

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ETF was down 7.5% to $73.94.

ETFs tracking metals and mining were also among the losers Tuesday. Gold fell by $2.60 to $687.20 an ounce, and silver gave back 14 cents to $14.69 an ounce.


SPDR S&P Metals & Mining

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was losing 6.1% to $53.16. The

Market Vectors Gold Miners

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ETF was down 5.6% to $40. The

iShares Silver Trust

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was lower by 2.4% to $143.45. The

streetTRACKS Gold Shares

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ETF was shedding 1.4% to $67.13.


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ETF was another of the worst performers of the session. Holding

Akamai Technologies

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was dropping 8%, and the ETF was sliding by 24 cents, or 4.4%, to $5.20.