Noteworthy ETF Inflows: USMV, MCD, ADP, PEP

Looking today at week-over-week shares outstanding changes among the universe of ETFs covered at ETF Channel, one standout is the iShares MSCI USA Minimum Volatility ETF ( USMV) where we have detected an approximate $77.9 million dollar inflow -- that's a 1.6% increase week over week in outstanding units (from 121,400,000 to 123,300,000). Among the largest underlying components of USMV, in trading today McDonald's Corp ( MCD) is up about 0.1%, Automatic Data Processing Inc. ( ADP) is off about 0.3%, and PepsiCo Inc. ( PEP) is higher by about 0.2%. For a complete list of holdings, visit the USMV Holdings page »

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

iShares MSCI USA Minimum Volatility ETF 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, USMV's low point in its 52 week range is $36.08 per share, with $42.14 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $41.03. 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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