IWM, FXE: Big ETF Outflows


Looking at units outstanding versus one week prior within the universe of ETFs covered at ETF Channel, the biggest outflow was seen in the iShares Russell 2000 ETF ( IWM ), where 12,050,000 units were destroyed, or a 5.7% decrease week over week. Among the largest underlying components of IWM, in morning trading today Puma Biotechnology ( PBYI ) is off about 6.1%, and Intermune ( ITMN ) is higher by about 0.8%.

And on a percentage change basis, the ETF with the biggest outflow was the Euro Trust ( FXE ), which lost 750,000 of its units, representing a 34.1% decline in outstanding units compared to the week prior.

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This article appears in: Investing , Investing Ideas

Referenced Stocks: IWM , PBYI , ITMN , FXE

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