VWO, AXSL: Big ETF Inflows
ETF Channel Staff - Friday, January 25, 12:54 PMLooking today at week-over-week shares outstanding changes among the universe of ETFs covered at ETF Channel, the largest inflow was seen in the Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF (VWO), which added 12,005,115 shares, or a 0.9% increase week over week. Among the largest underlying components of VWO, in morning trading today China Mobile Hong Kong Limit (CHL) is off about 1.7%, and Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturi (TSM) is lower by about 0.9%.
And on a percentage change basis, the ETF with the largest increase in inflows was the iShares MSCI ACWI ex US Consumer Staples Sector Index Fund (AXSL), which added 50,000 shares, for a whopping 100.0% increase in outstanding shares. Among the largest underlying components of AXSL, in morning trading today Companhia DE Bebidas Das Ame (ABV) is up about 0.4%, and Brf Brasil Foods SA (BRFS) is up by about 0.3%.