In trading on Friday, the Junior Gold Miners ETF ( GDXJ ) is outperforming other ETFs, up about 3.8% on the day. Components of that ETF showing particular strength include shares of Premier Gold Mines (PG.CA), up about 6.8% and shares of Asanko Gold (AKG.CA), up about 5.4% on the day.
And underperforming other ETFs today is the iShares U.S. Home Construction ETF ( ITB ), down about 1.9% in Friday afternoon trading. Among components of that ETF with the weakest showing on Friday were shares of CalAtlantic Group ( CAA ), lower by about 8.8%, and shares of KB Home ( KBH ), lower by about 5.1% on the day.
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