The

Internet HOLDRs

(HHH)

ETF was Tuesday's best performer, as holding

RealNetworks

(RNWK) - Get Report

was higher by 4.3% and

eBay

(EBAY) - Get Report

was gaining 2.6%. The Internet HOLDRs was up 57 cents, or 1.2%, to $48.42.

ETFs tracking homebuilders were also strong performers after

Toll Brothers

(TOL) - Get Report

posted earnings results and guidance that was above Wall Street's consensus, boosting shares by 3.6%.

The

iShares Dow Jones U.S. Home Construction

(ITB) - Get Report

ETF was adding 22 cents, or 0.6%, $35.19. The

SPDR Homebuilders

(XHB) - Get Report

ETF was tacking on 15 cents, or 0.5%, to $31.31, and the

PowerShares Dynamic Building & Construction

(PKB) - Get Report

was recently up 6 cents, or 0.4%, to $14.72.

Meanwhile, the

Biotech HOLDRs

(BBH) - Get Report

ETF was the session's worst performer after major holding

Genentech

(DNA)

dropped 2.1%. The Biotech HOLDRs was lower by $2.46, or 1.4%, to $176.46.

Also, the

iShares Dow Jones U.S. Medical Devices

(IHI) - Get Report

was lower as holding

St. Jude Medical

(STJ)

was falling by 2.5%. The company said the

Food and Drug Administration

has approved a new programming feature in order to make implantable defibrillators work more efficiently.

The medical devices ETF was recently down 40 cents, or 0.9%, to $46.11.

Both gold and silver price fell after Iran said it will offer a formal response to a United Nations bid to get the country to stop enriching uranium. The

iShares Silver Trust

(SLV) - Get Report

ETF was recently lower by $1.64, or 1.3%, to $122.48. The

streetTRACKS Gold Shares

(GLD) - Get Report

ETF was down 0.7% to $61.99.