Wednesday's ETF Movers: FXG, XAR

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In trading on Wednesday, the First Trust Consumer Staples AlphaDEX Fund ETF is outperforming other ETFs, up about 0.6% on the day. Components of that ETF showing particular strength include shares of Post Holdings, up about 2.4% and shares of Pilgrims Pride, up about 1.8% on the day.

And underperforming other ETFs today is the SPDR S&P Aerospace & Defense ETF, off about 1.6% in Wednesday afternoon trading. Among components of that ETF with the weakest showing on Wednesday were shares of Mercury Systems, lower by about 10.3%, and shares of General Dynamics, lower by about 4.4% on the day.

Wednesday's ETF Movers: FXG, XAR VIDEO: Wednesday's ETF Movers: FXG, XAR

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This article appears in: Investing
Referenced Symbols: POST , PPC , MRCY , GD , XAR

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