SDY, HCP, PBCT, ED: ETF Outflow Alert

Looking today at week-over-week shares outstanding changes among the universe of ETFs covered at ETF Channel, one standout is the SPDR S&P Dividend ETF ( SDY) where we have detected an approximate $42.7 million dollar outflow -- that's a 0.3% decrease week over week (from 172,053,658 to 171,503,658). Among the largest underlying components of SDY, in trading today HCP, Inc. ( HCP) is up about 0.3%, People's United Financial, Inc. ( PBCT) is up about 0.4%, and Consolidated Edison, Inc. ( ED) is higher by about 0.6%. For a complete list of holdings, visit the SDY Holdings page »

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The chart below shows the one year price performance of SDY, versus its 200 day moving average:

SPDR S&P Dividend ETF 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, SDY's low point in its 52 week range is $71.38 per share, with $81.28 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $77.71. Comparing the most recent share price to the 200 day moving average can also be a useful technical analysis technique -- learn more about the 200 day moving average ».

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