Updated from 12:44 p.m. EDT
( TTH) exchange-traded fund was one of the session's few winners Tuesday. Holdings
were up 0.3% and 0.05%, respectively. The ETF was adding 10 cents, or 0.3%, to $37.57.
On the flip side, ETFs tracking homebuilders were the worst performers. Before the session began,
said its first-quarter earnings slumped year over year, and it backed off the profit target it had provided in January. The stock was falling 0.09%, dragging other housing names lower with it.
iShares Dow Jones U.S. Home Construction
ETF was recently down 1.6% at $35.49. The
ETF was sliding 1.6% at $33.61.
iShares Dow Jones U.S. Healthcare Provider
ETF was also trading lower. Holdings
were sliding 2.1% and 1.8%, respectively. The ETF was lower by 41 cents, or 0.7%, to $57.82.
Also among losers, the
PowerShares Lux Nanotech
ETF slipped as holdings
were shedding 2.2% and 5.9%, respectively. The ETF was recently down 18 cents, or 1%, to $17.40.