Shares of the
ETF, which tracks the Dow Jones Industrial Average, fell 1% after
and a handful of other Dow components slid lower Tuesday.
Alcoa led the losers on the downside, with shares falling about 5% after the aluminum company posted disappointing second-quarter sales. Other Dow losers included
, which dropped 75 cents, or 2%, to $34.25; and
, which slid 58 cents, or 2%, to $23.29. The Diamonds Trust was recently trading down 64 cents to $110.51.
ETFs that follow the precious metals markets rose significantly Tuesday. The
iShares Silver Trust
jumped $4.66, or 4%, to $115.50. Shares of
streetTRACKS Gold Shares
rose $1.75, or 3%, to $63.77. The
iShares COMEX Gold Trust
ETF, meanwhile, tacked on $1.72, or 3%, to $63.87.
A host of energy ETFs were trading higher Tuesday as crude oil prices climbed above $74 a barrel. The
United States Oil
advanced 83 cents, or 1.2%, to $70.39, while the
Oil Services HOLDRs
rose $1.46 to $146.46. The Energy Select Sector SPRD rose 52 cents to $57.38. The
iShares Dow Jones U.S. Energy
ETF climbed 87 cents to $97.32.
iShares Goldman Sachs Networking
ETF fell 1% after
warned that its third-quarter results would be below Wall Street's forecast. Lucent was recently trading down 14 cents, or 6%, to $2.20.
, another holding in the networking ETF, fell in sympathy. Nortel recently was down 15 cents, or 7%, to $2.09. The iShares ETF, meanwhile, was down 25 cents to $27.72.