Investors took nearly $6.3 billion out of equity mutual funds during the two business days ended Mar. 19, estimates

, a firm that tracks fund inflows and outflows.

For the most recent period, U.S. equity funds saw outflows of $4.85 billion. International funds, meanwhile, had outflows of $1.45 billion, estimates TrimTabs.

For the two days ended Mar. 19, the

Nasdaq Composite Index

rose 0.5%, the

S&P 500

slipped 0.2% and the


fell 0.7%.