Monday's ETF Movers: FBT, GDX

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In trading on Monday, the First Trust NYSE Arca Biotechnology Index Fund ETF ( FBT ) is outperforming other ETFs, up about 1.6% on the day. Components of that ETF showing particular strength include shares of Biogen Idec ( BIIB ), up about 4.2% and shares of Intermune ( ITMN ), up about 3.8% on the day.

And underperforming other ETFs today is the Gold Miners ETF ( GDX ), off about 2.2% in Monday afternoon trading. Among components of that ETF with the weakest showing on Monday were shares of McEwen Mining ( MUX ), lower by about 11.2%, and shares of New Gold (NGD), lower by about 6.7% on the day.

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Referenced Stocks: FBT , BIIB , ITMN , GDX , MUX

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