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SPY

SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust

$234.35

-0.37 (-0.16%)

, XLP

Consumer Staples Sector SPDR

$54.30

0.11 (0.20%)

13:20
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02/17
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13:20

On The Fly: ETF fund flow highlights

Flows this past week were extremely heavy per data from ETF.com, which is not surprising given the new high water marks set by the indexes. Interestingly not all indexes received equal benefit, with creations swamping redemptions by a very large factor. The SPDR S&P 500 (SPY) received flows larger than the top ten outflows combined. When we add in the sectors that also saw big flows such as the Financials (XLF) and Consumer Staples (XLP) the skew grows larger toward the index. And with the other funds also based on the same in the mix, the S&P 500 saw over 65% of the top ten inflows. Emerging markets saw flows in the form of the iShares Core MSCI Emerging Markets ETF (IEMG) that were unusually large. High yield bonds (JNK), small cap (IJR) and mid-caps (IJH), and Gold (GLD, GDXJ) also saw positive flows. On the outflows side, the SPDR Dow Jones Industrial Average ETF Trust (DIA) and PowerShares QQQ Trust (QQQ) were by far the largest redemptions. That's a bit unusual given the flows into the S&P 500. Materials (XLB), Crude (USO, UCO) and some yield proxies such as Utilities (XLU) and iShares U.S. Real Estate ETF (IYR) saw outflows. But the volume of outflows from all but the major index funds was very small.

SPY

SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust

$234.35

-0.37 (-0.16%)

XLP

Consumer Staples Sector SPDR

$54.30

0.11 (0.20%)

XLF

Financial Select Sector

$24.40

-0.065 (-0.27%)

IEMG

iShares Core MSCI Emerging Markets

$46.49

-0.265 (-0.57%)

JNK

SPDR Barclays High Yield Bond

$36.90

-0.045 (-0.12%)

IVV

iShares Core S&P 500

$235.80

-0.421 (-0.18%)

GLD

SPDR Gold Trust

$118.00

-0.08 (-0.07%)

GDXJ

VanEck Vectors Junior Gold Miners

$41.75

-0.37 (-0.88%)

IJH

iShares Core S&P Mid-Cap ETF

$172.32

-0.52 (-0.30%)

DIA

Diamonds Fund ETF

$205.29

-0.62 (-0.30%)

QQQ

PowerShares QQQ Trust

$129.25

-0.04 (-0.03%)

XLB

S&P Select Materials SPDR

$52.20

-0.2499 (-0.48%)

USO

United States Oil Fund

$11.37

-0.04 (-0.35%)

UCO

Universal Compression

$21.68

-0.18 (-0.82%)

IYR

DJ US Real Estate Index Fund

$78.47

-0.18 (-0.23%)

SPY SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust
$234.35

-0.37 (-0.16%)

08/01/16
GSCO
08/01/16
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GSCO
Equities downgraded to Underweight over 3 months at Goldman
Goldman analyst led by Christian Mueller-Glissmann downgraded tactically to Underweight over 3 months, but remain Neutral over 12 months, and remains Overweight cash and would look for a reset lower in equities to add positions. The analyst said equities remain expensive and earnings growth is poor, in said equities are now just at the upper end of their 'fat and flat' range.
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11/01/16
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S&P 500 breaks support at 2100
The index was last at 2098.91, down over 1.2% on the day. At current price next support is at 2091.75. Resistance is at the 2110 area. A prior note had an incorrect support level of 1991.68, which this note corrects.
XLP Consumer Staples Sector SPDR
$54.30

0.11 (0.20%)

XLF Financial Select Sector
$24.40

-0.065 (-0.27%)

IEMG iShares Core MSCI Emerging Markets
$46.49

-0.265 (-0.57%)

JNK SPDR Barclays High Yield Bond
$36.90

-0.045 (-0.12%)

IVV iShares Core S&P 500
$235.80

-0.421 (-0.18%)

GLD SPDR Gold Trust
$118.00

-0.08 (-0.07%)

GDXJ VanEck Vectors Junior Gold Miners
$41.75

-0.37 (-0.88%)

IJH iShares Core S&P Mid-Cap ETF
$172.32

-0.52 (-0.30%)

DIA Diamonds Fund ETF
$205.29

-0.62 (-0.30%)

QQQ PowerShares QQQ Trust
$129.25

-0.04 (-0.03%)

XLB S&P Select Materials SPDR
$52.20

-0.2499 (-0.48%)

USO United States Oil Fund
$11.37

-0.04 (-0.35%)

UCO Universal Compression
$21.68

-0.18 (-0.82%)

IYR DJ US Real Estate Index Fund
$78.47

-0.18 (-0.23%)

08/22/16
JEFF
08/22/16
NO CHANGE
JEFF
Jefferies ups SMID-cap Technology to Overweight, cuts REITs to Market Weight
Jefferies Equity Strategist Steven DeSanctis said that in terms of its SMID-cap sector strategy the firm is moving to an Overweight on Technology, citing Tech's "very strong" earnings season, reasonable valuations in the group and expectations for the recent M&A trend to continue. Also, the firm is moving Real Estate to Market Weight from Overweight, citing the belief that investors are shifting their preference towards growth and away from yield.

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TWTR

Twitter

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GS

Goldman Sachs

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RL

Ralph Lauren

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WHLR

Wheeler REIT

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BKJ

Bancorp of New Jersey

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Amphastar

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MNTA

Momenta

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WLL

Whiting Petroleum

$5.02

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$NSD

NASDAQ Market Internals

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$NYE

NYSE Market Internals

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FAST

Fastenal

$43.07

0.39 (0.91%)

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IWM

iShares Trust Russell 2000 Index Fund

$142.55

-0.65 (-0.45%)

, RUT

Russell 2000 Index

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SPY

SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust

$246.68

-0.42 (-0.17%)

, SPX

S&P 500

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SPX

S&P 500

AAPL

Apple

$150.34

-0.68 (-0.45%)

IBM

IBM

$146.68

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XLK

Technology Select Sector SPDR

$57.38

-0.16 (-0.28%)

XLU

Utilities SPDR

$52.98

0.065 (0.12%)

XLV

Health Care Select Sector SPDR

$81.00

-0.08 (-0.10%)

XLP

Consumer Staples Sector SPDR

$54.98

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XLE

Energy Select Sector SPDR

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XLF

Financial Select Sector

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ECA

Encana

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TJX

TJX

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S

Sprint

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SoftBank

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SoftBank

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Comcast

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T-Mobile

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CHTR

Charter

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BTG

B2Gold

$2.75

0.04 (1.48%)

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MPB

Mid Penn Bancorp

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NRG

NRG Energy

$24.20

0.089 (0.37%)

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HAIN

Hain Celestial

$42.79

1.05 (2.52%)

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VIX

Volatility Index S&P 500 Options

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