Friday's ETF Movers: XBI, XLU

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In trading on Friday, the SPDR S&P Biotech ETF ( XBI ) is outperforming other ETFs, up about 2.2% on the day. Components of that ETF showing particular strength include shares of Lexicon Pharmaceuticals ( LXRX ), up about 7.9% and shares of PTC Therapeutics ( PTCT ), up about 7.7% on the day.

And underperforming other ETFs today is the Utilities Select Sector SPDR Fund ETF ( XLU ), down about 1.3% in Friday afternoon trading. Among components of that ETF with the weakest showing on Friday were shares of Pacific Gas & Electric ( PCG ), lower by about 2.3%, and shares of Pinnacle West Capital (PNW), lower by about 2.1% on the day.

Friday's ETF Movers: XBI, XLU VIDEO: Friday's ETF Movers: XBI, XLU

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This article appears in: Investing
Referenced Symbols: XBI , LXRX , PTCT , XLU , PCG

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