Thursday's ETF Movers: IWC, GDXJ

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In trading on Thursday, the iShares Micro-Cap ETF ( IWC ) is outperforming other ETFs, up about 1.4% on the day. Components of that ETF showing particular strength include shares of Flexion Therapeutics ( FLXN ), up about 36.8% and shares of Falconstor Software ( FALC ), up about 22.9% on the day.

And underperforming other ETFs today is the Junior Gold Miners ETF ( GDXJ ), off about 1.6% in Thursday afternoon trading. Among components of that ETF with the weakest showing on Thursday were shares of Continental Gold (CNL.CA), lower by about 5.4%, and shares of Primero Mining ( PPP ), lower by about 4.7% on the day.

Thursday's ETF Movers: IWC, GDXJ VIDEO: Thursday's ETF Movers: IWC, GDXJ

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Referenced Symbols: IWC , FLXN , FALC , GDXJ ,

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