Friday's ETF Movers: XAR, EMLP
ETF Channel Staff - Friday, September 14, 1:32 PMIn trading on Friday, the SPDR S&P Aerospace & Defense ETF (XAR) is outperforming other ETFs, up about 1.1% on the day. Components of that ETF showing particular strength include shares of Aerovironment (AVAV), up about 4.3% and shares of Esterline Technologies (ESL), up about 4.2% on the day.
And underperforming other ETFs today is the First Trust North American Energy Infrastructure Fund ETF (EMLP), off about 1.7% in Friday afternoon trading. Among components of that ETF with the weakest showing on Friday were shares of NiSource (NI), lower by about 11.2%, and shares of Western Gas Equity Partners (WGP), lower by about 3.8% on the day.