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Given the rollercoaster nature of biotechnology firms, investors should use caution when venturing into this region of the markets. Market Vectors Coal ETF ( KOL) -1.3% The coal industry is taking a hit today, prolonging KOL's retreat back to its 50-day moving average. The fund initially broke above this level in September. Looking to the next week, KOL will be in play as major holdings Consol Energy ( CNX) and Peabody Energy ( BTU) announce their quarterly earnings reports. The Australian floods and economic issues in China will likely influence the fund's performance as well. All prices as of 2:16 PM EST