Tuesday's ETF Winners & Losers

Mining- and metal-related funds were among the day's worst performers.
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Exchange-traded funds tracking mining and metal stocks were among the day's worst performers, as gold, silver and copper futures were losing ground.

Gold futures was losing $6 to $653 an ounce. The

PowerShares DB Base Metals

(DBB) - Get Report

was down 52 cents, or 2%, to $26.21. The

SPDR S&P Metals & Mining

(XME) - Get Report

ETF was falling $1.01, or 1.6%, to $62. The

Market Vectors Gold Miners

(GDX) - Get Report

fell 46 cents, or 1.2%, to $37.77. The

Market Vectors Steel

(SLX) - Get Report

was lower by 80 cents, or 1.2%, to $64.28. The

iShares Silver Trust

(SLV) - Get Report

was down 92 cents, or 0.8%, to $130.62.

Energy-related ETFs were also among the losers Tuesday, as the front-month July contract was down 63 cents to $65.34 a barrel.

The

SPDR S&P Oil & Gas Equipment & Services

(XES) - Get Report

ETF was shedding 49 cents, or 1.4%, to $35.65. The

PowerShares Dynamic Oil & Gas Services

(PXJ) - Get Report

was lower by 31 cents, or 1.2%, to $24.67. The

iShares Dow Jones U.S. Oil Equipment Index

(IEZ) - Get Report

ETF was recently down 62 cents, or 1.1%, to $55.38.

Bundled securities tracking semiconductors were also among the biggest decliners. Following Monday's close,

Texas Instruments

(TXN) - Get Report

slipped 2.2% after the chipmaker tightened its earnings forecast and lowered its revenue expectations a bit.

The

Ultra Semiconductor ProShares

(USD) - Get Report

ETF was shedding $1.10, or 1.4%, at $76.34. The

SPDR S&P Semiconductor

(XSD) - Get Report

ETF eased 29 cents, or 0.6% to $51.61. The

Semiconductor HOLDRs

(SMH) - Get Report

ETF was recently down 13 cents, or 0.1%, to $36.46. The

PowerShares Dynamic Semiconductors

(PSI) - Get Report

ETF was lower by 7 cents, or 0.4%, at $18.96.

The

HealthShares Emerging Cancer

(HHJ)

ETF was also losing ground, thanks to a nearly 3% slide in shares of

Dendreon

(DNDN)

. The HealthShares Emerging Cancer ETF was recently down 46 cents, or 2%, to $22.89.

On the other hand, the

iShares Dow Jones U.S. Broker-Dealers

(IAI) - Get Report

ETF was one of very few winners of Tuesday's session. Before the opening bell,

Lehman Brothers

(LEH)

posted a second-quarter profit that jumped 27% from a year ago and topped the Thomson First Call forecast.

Shares of Lehman were up 2%, and the ETF was adding 14 cents, or 0.3%, to $56.89.