Wednesday's ETF with Unusual Volume: IWZ
ETF Channel Staff - Wednesday, February 6, 12:26 PMThe iShares Russell 3000 Growth Index Fund ETF (IWZ) is seeing unusually high volume in afternoon trading Wednesday, with over 325,000 shares traded versus three month average volume of about 78,000. Shares of IWZ were off about 0.1% on the day.
Components of that ETF with the highest volume on Wednesday were Virgin Media (VMED), trading off about 2% with over 29.7 million shares changing hands so far this session, and Zynga (ZNGA), up about 4% on volume of over 20.4 million shares. Goodrich Petroleum (GDP) is the component faring the best Wednesday, up by about 19.9% on the day, while Vocus (VOCS) is lagging other components of the iShares Russell 3000 Growth Index Fund ETF, trading lower by about 17.5%.