Friday's ETF with Unusual Volume: IXJ
ETF Channel Staff - Friday, January 4, 11:55 AMThe iShares S&P Global Healthcare Sector Index Fund ETF (IXJ) is seeing unusually high volume in afternoon trading Friday, with over 80,000 shares traded versus three month average volume of about 63,000. Shares of IXJ were up about 0.6% on the day.
Components of that ETF with the highest volume on Friday were Boston Scientific (BSX), trading down about 0.9% with over 4.3 million shares changing hands so far this session, and Pfizer (PFE), up about 0.2% on volume of over 3.8 million shares. Eli Lilly & (LLY) is the component faring the best Friday, up by about 4.1% on the day, while Prothena Plc Ord WI (PRTA) is lagging other components of the iShares S&P Global Healthcare Sector Index Fund ETF, trading lower by about 4.1%.