B2B Internet HOLDRs
exchange-traded fund was one of the session's best performers as holding
was adding 2.1%. The ETF was up 4 cents, or 1.7%, to $2.34.
PowerShares Lux Nanotech
ETF was also gaining ground after holding
surged 23.8% on a strong fourth-quarter earnings report and first-quarter guidance. The ETF was higher by 29 cents, or 1.7%, to $17.38.
Internet Infrastructure HOLDRs
was adding 1.2% after
rose 5.5%. The ETF was gaining 7 cents to $5.73.
Bundled securities tracking energy were the big losers Wednesday as crude oil relinquished early gains and dropped $1.17 to close at $57.71 a barrel. The
iPath Goldman Sachs Crude Oil
ETF was recently down 2.3% to $35.51. The
United States Oil
ETF was shedding 1.9% to $48.26, and the
SPDR Oil & Gas Equipment & Services
ETF was lower by 1.4% to $29.54.
was also lower as
was falling 4.2%. The ETF was down by 65 cents, or 0.8%, to $79.04.