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Thursday's ETF with Unusual Volume: PHDG

The PowerShares S&P 500 Downside Hedged Portfolio ETF ( PHDG ) is seeing unusually high volume in afternoon trading Thursday, with over 590,000 shares traded versus three month average volume of about 146,000. Shares of PHDG were up about 0.1% on the day.

Components of that ETF with the highest volume on Thursday were Alcoa ( AA ), trading down about 4.8% with over 25.0 million shares changing hands so far this session, and Altera ( ALTR ), down about 1.9% on volume of over 15.7 million shares. Express Scripts Holding ( ESRX ) is the component faring the best Thursday, up by about 5.1% on the day.

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