Thursday's ETF with Unusual Volume: MGK
ETF Channel Staff - Thursday, March 1, 2:01 PMThe Vanguard Mega Cap 300 Growth ETF (MGK) is seeing unusually high volume in afternoon trading Thursday, with over 118,000 shares traded versus three month average volume of about 51,000. Shares of MGK were up about 0.6% on the day.
Components of that ETF with the highest volume on Thursday were Ford Motor (F), trading up about 2.5% with over 39.4 million shares changing hands so far this session, and Microsoft (MSFT), up about 1.3% on volume of over 38.2 million shares. Gap (GPS) is the component faring the best Thursday, up by about 7.8% on the day, while Activision Blizzard (ATVI) is lagging other components of the Vanguard Mega Cap 300 Growth ETF, trading lower by about 2.8%.