Wednesday's ETF Winners & Losers

Energy exploration funds are falling.
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The

Internet Infrastructure HOLDRs

(IIH)

exchange-traded fund was Wednesday's best performer. Major holding

BEA Systems

(BEAS)

rose 5.5%, boosting the ETF by 14 cents, or 2.6%, to $5.58.

Also among winners, the

Internet Architecture HOLDRs

(IAH)

ETF was up 1.6% thanks to a gain of nearly 10% in

Dell

(DELL) - Get Report

. The computer maker posted third-quarter profit of $677 million, or 30 cents a share, easily exceeding analysts' estimates. The ETF was higher by 68 cents to $42.57.

Yahoo!

(YHOO)

rose 4.2%, helping the

Internet HOLDRs

(HHH)

tack on 74 cents, or 1.4%, to $56.22.

On the other hand, bundled securities tracking energy exploration were among the few losing ETFs, as the January crude contract sank $1.08 to $59.09 a barrel. The decline comes after the Energy Department said that crude supplies rose last week.

The

iShares Dow Jones U.S. Oil & Gas Exploration Index

(IEO) - Get Report

ETF was lower by 0.8% to $49.17. The

PowerShares Dynamic Energy Exploration

(PXE) - Get Report

ETF was down 0.8% to $18.88. The

SPDR Oil & Gas Exploration & Production

(XOP) - Get Report

ETF was losing 0.7% to $39.08.