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Friday's ETF with Unusual Volume: PBE

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The PowerShares Dynamic Biotechnology & Genome Portfolio ETF ( PBE ) is seeing unusually high volume in afternoon trading Friday, with over 93,000 shares traded versus three month average volume of about 40,000. Shares of PBE were up about 2.2% on the day.

Components of that ETF with the highest volume on Friday were Gilead Sciences ( GILD ), trading up about 1.1% with over 4.1 million shares changing hands so far this session, and Ziopharm Oncology ( ZIOP ), down about 1.2% on volume of over 1.8 million shares. Sucampo Pharmaceuticals ( SCMP ) is the component faring the best Friday, up by about 4.6% on the day.

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