Self Directed Investor Inc
SDI: "Empowering investors with ideas and education"
Symbol Lookup »  
Topics:ChinaETFsEarningsEconomyEnergyForexGoldIncomeLessonsIdeasTrading

  • Other news: News from PR Newswire
| More

IWP, PPG, ALXN, INTU: ETF Inflow Alert

Fri, Dec 21, 12:16 PM ET, by ETF Channel

Symbols mentioned in this story: IWP, PPG, ALXN, INTU

Exchange traded funds (ETFs) trade just like stocks, but instead of ''shares'' investors are actually buying and selling ''units''. These ''units'' can be traded back and forth just like stocks, but can also be created or destroyed to accommodate investor demand. Each week we monitor the week-over-week change in shares outstanding data, to keep a lookout for those ETFs experiencing notable inflows (many new units created) or outflows (many old units destroyed). Creation of new units will mean the underlying holdings of the ETF need to be purchased, while destruction of units involves selling underlying holdings, so large flows can also impact the individual components held within ETFs.

Looking today at week-over-week shares outstanding changes among the universe of ETFs covered at ETF Channel, one standout is the iShares Russell Midcap Growth Index Fund (IWP) where we have detected an approximate $60.2 million dollar inflow -- that's a 1.8% increase week over week in outstanding units (from 51,500,000 to 52,450,000). Among the largest underlying components of IWP, in trading today PPG Industries, Inc. (PPG) is down about 0.3%, Alexion Pharmaceuticals Inc. (ALXN) is down about 1.5%, and Intuit Inc (INTU) is lower by about 0.3%. For a complete list of holdings, visit the IWP Holdings page

The chart below shows the one year price performance of IWP, versus its 200 day moving average:

iShares Russell Midcap Growth Index Fund 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, IWP's low point in its 52 week range is $53.96 per share, with $64.18 as the 52 week high point that compares with a last trade of $62.87. Comparing the most recent share price to the 200 day moving average can also be a useful technical analysis technique -- learn more about the 200 day moving average .


Special Offer: Find out what Dave Moenning is holding in the ETF Channel Flexible Growth Investment Portfolio with 30 Days Free.

Read the original article at ETF Channel: IWP, PPG, ALXN, INTU: ETF Inflow Alert


SDI Glossary: "Channel" Definition
SDI Glossary: "price" Definition
SDI Glossary: "Exchange" Definition
SDI Glossary: "Exchange traded funds" Definition
SDI Glossary: "ETFs" Definition
SDI Glossary: "iShares" Definition
This Article's Word Cloud:   ALXN   Channel   Dave   Days   ETFs   Growth   INTU   Looking   Special   Symbols   about   adsbygoogle   also   analysis   average   buying   chart   components   created   destroyed   detected   down   forth   holdings   just   keep   learn   like   many   million   moving   outstanding   over   point   price   selling   share   shares   stocks   story   technical   that   today   trade   traded   underlying   units   week   what   with

| More

Daily S&P 500 Bear 3x Shares (SPXS) Enters Oversold Territory
Wed, Dec 7, 4:14 PM ET, by ETF Channel

In trading on Wednesday, shares of the Daily S&P 500 Bear 3x Shares ETF (SPXS) ...

SPXU Crosses Critical Technical Indicator
Wed, Dec 7, 4:14 PM ET, by ETF Channel

In trading on Wednesday, shares of the ProShares UltraPro Short S&P500 ETF (SPXU) entered into ...

IEV Crosses Above Key Moving Average Level
Wed, Dec 7, 4:14 PM ET, by ETF Channel

In trading on Wednesday, shares of the iShares Europe ETF (IEV) crossed above their 200 ...

EWP Makes Bullish Cross Above Critical Moving Average
Wed, Dec 7, 4:14 PM ET, by ETF Channel

In trading on Wednesday, shares of the iShares MSCI Spain Capped ETF (EWP) crossed above ...

PIN Makes Bullish Cross Above Critical Moving Average
Wed, Dec 7, 4:14 PM ET, by ETF Channel

In trading on Wednesday, shares of the PowerShares India Portfolio ETF (PIN) crossed above their ...

iShares MSCI Sweden Breaks Above 200-Day Moving Average - Bullish for EWD
Wed, Dec 7, 4:14 PM ET, by ETF Channel

In trading on Wednesday, shares of the iShares MSCI Sweden ETF (EWD) crossed above their ...

IEUR Crosses Above Key Moving Average Level
Wed, Dec 7, 4:14 PM ET, by ETF Channel

In trading on Wednesday, shares of the iShares Core MSCI Europe ETF (IEUR) crossed above ...

MDIV Makes Bullish Cross Above Critical Moving Average
Wed, Dec 7, 11:14 AM ET, by ETF Channel

In trading on Wednesday, shares of the Multi-Asset Diversified Income Index Fund ETF (MDIV) crossed ...

XHB, WSM, TOL, BBBY: Large Outflows Detected at ETF
Wed, Dec 7, 11:14 AM ET, by ETF Channel

Symbols mentioned in this story: XHB, WSM, TOL, BBBY Exchange traded funds (ETFs) trade just ...

First Trust Tactical High Yield (HYLS) Shares Cross Above 200 DMA
Wed, Dec 7, 11:14 AM ET, by ETF Channel

In trading on Wednesday, shares of the First Trust Tactical High Yield ETF (HYLS) crossed ...

Notable ETF Outflow Detected - IWM, AMD, MSCC, CW
Wed, Dec 7, 10:54 AM ET, by ETF Channel

Symbols mentioned in this story: IWM, AMD, MSCC, CW Exchange traded funds (ETFs) trade just ...

WIP: ETF Outflow Alert
Wed, Dec 7, 10:54 AM ET, by ETF Channel

Symbols mentioned in this story: WIP Exchange traded funds (ETFs) trade just like stocks, but ...

BWX: Large Outflows Detected at ETF
Wed, Dec 7, 10:54 AM ET, by ETF Channel

Symbols mentioned in this story: BWX Exchange traded funds (ETFs) trade just like stocks, but ...

INDA: Large Outflows Detected at ETF
Wed, Dec 7, 10:54 AM ET, by ETF Channel

Symbols mentioned in this story: INDA Exchange traded funds (ETFs) trade just like stocks, but ...

Conns Reaches Analyst Target Price
Wed, Dec 7, 9:14 AM ET, by ETF Channel

In recent trading, shares of Conns Inc (CONN) have crossed above the average analyst 12-month ...

Autodesk Reaches Analyst Target Price
Wed, Dec 7, 9:14 AM ET, by ETF Channel

In recent trading, shares of Autodesk Inc. (ADSK) have crossed above the average analyst 12-month ...

NFLX Crosses Above Average Analyst Target
Wed, Dec 7, 9:14 AM ET, by ETF Channel

In recent trading, shares of Netflix Inc. (NFLX) have crossed above the average analyst 12-month ...

CHMI Crosses Above Average Analyst Target
Wed, Dec 7, 9:14 AM ET, by ETF Channel

In recent trading, shares of Cherry Hill Mortgage Investment Corp (CHMI) have crossed above the ...

LendingClub Reaches Analyst Target Price
Wed, Dec 7, 9:14 AM ET, by ETF Channel

In recent trading, shares of LendingClub Corp (LC) have crossed above the average analyst 12-month ...

AVAV Crosses Above Average Analyst Target
Wed, Dec 7, 9:14 AM ET, by ETF Channel

In recent trading, shares of AeroVironment, Inc. (AVAV) have crossed above the average analyst 12-month ...

UTHR Crosses Above Average Analyst Target
Wed, Dec 7, 9:14 AM ET, by ETF Channel

In recent trading, shares of United Therapeutics Corp (UTHR) have crossed above the average analyst ...

ZG Crosses Above Average Analyst Target
Wed, Dec 7, 9:14 AM ET, by ETF Channel

In recent trading, shares of Zillow Group Inc (ZG) have crossed above the average analyst ...

GLDD Crosses Above Average Analyst Target
Wed, Dec 7, 9:14 AM ET, by ETF Channel

In recent trading, shares of Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Corp (GLDD) have crossed above ...

Why Intel is a Top 25 Dividend Giant (INTC)
Wed, Dec 7, 8:14 AM ET, by ETF Channel

Intel Corp (INTC) has been named as a Top 25 ''Dividend Giant'' by ETF Channel, ...

VSS Makes Bullish Cross Above Critical Moving Average
Tue, Dec 6, 4:24 PM ET, by ETF Channel

In trading on Tuesday, shares of the Vanguard FTSE All-World ex-US Small-Cap ETF (VSS) crossed ...

Daily Small Cap Bear 3x Shares Getting Very Oversold
Tue, Dec 6, 4:14 PM ET, by ETF Channel

In trading on Tuesday, shares of the Daily Small Cap Bear 3x Shares ETF (TZA) ...

Zimmer Biomet Holdings Moves Up In Analyst Rankings, Passing Alliance Data Systems
Tue, Dec 6, 11:54 AM ET, by ETF Channel

In a study of analyst recommendations at the major brokerages, for the underlying components of ...

Noteworthy ETF Outflows: ICF, BXP, VNO, GGP
Tue, Dec 6, 11:34 AM ET, by ETF Channel

Symbols mentioned in this story: ICF, BXP, VNO, GGP Exchange traded funds (ETFs) trade just ...

EWY: Large Outflows Detected at ETF
Tue, Dec 6, 11:34 AM ET, by ETF Channel

Symbols mentioned in this story: EWY Exchange traded funds (ETFs) trade just like stocks, but ...

ProShares Ultra Bloomberg Crude Oil Experiences Big Outflow
Tue, Dec 6, 11:34 AM ET, by ETF Channel

Symbols mentioned in this story: UCO Exchange traded funds (ETFs) trade just like stocks, but ...

IWS, JCI, SYF, BHI: Large Inflows Detected at ETF
Tue, Dec 6, 11:24 AM ET, by ETF Channel

Symbols mentioned in this story: IWS, JCI, SYF, BHI Exchange traded funds (ETFs) trade just ...

TQQQ, KHC, CHTR, NFLX: Large Inflows Detected at ETF
Tue, Dec 6, 11:24 AM ET, by ETF Channel

Symbols mentioned in this story: TQQQ, KHC, CHTR, NFLX Exchange traded funds (ETFs) trade just ...

VYM, PG, CVX, VZ: Large Inflows Detected at ETF
Tue, Dec 6, 11:24 AM ET, by ETF Channel

Symbols mentioned in this story: VYM, PG, CVX, VZ Exchange traded funds (ETFs) trade just ...

Gold Miners ETF Experiences Big Outflow
Tue, Dec 6, 11:24 AM ET, by ETF Channel

Symbols mentioned in this story: GDX, ABX, NEM, GG Exchange traded funds (ETFs) trade just ...

ITOT, BAC, C, V: Large Inflows Detected at ETF
Tue, Dec 6, 11:24 AM ET, by ETF Channel

Symbols mentioned in this story: ITOT, BAC, C, V Exchange traded funds (ETFs) trade just ...

XLK, ACN, NVDA, HPE: ETF Outflow Alert
Tue, Dec 6, 11:24 AM ET, by ETF Channel

Symbols mentioned in this story: XLK, ACN, NVDA, HPE Exchange traded funds (ETFs) trade just ...

LogMeIn Reaches Analyst Target Price
Tue, Dec 6, 9:34 AM ET, by ETF Channel

In recent trading, shares of LogMeIn Inc (LOGM) have crossed above the average analyst 12-month ...

CLS Crosses Above Average Analyst Target
Tue, Dec 6, 9:34 AM ET, by ETF Channel

In recent trading, shares of Celestica, Inc. (CLS) have crossed above the average analyst 12-month ...

NSH Crosses Above Average Analyst Target
Tue, Dec 6, 9:34 AM ET, by ETF Channel

In recent trading, shares of NuStar GP Holdings LLC (NSH) have crossed above the average ...

CTAS Crosses Above Average Analyst Target
Tue, Dec 6, 9:34 AM ET, by ETF Channel

In recent trading, shares of Cintas Corporation (CTAS) have crossed above the average analyst 12-month ...

ICFI Crosses Above Average Analyst Target
Tue, Dec 6, 9:34 AM ET, by ETF Channel

In recent trading, shares of ICF International Inc (ICFI) have crossed above the average analyst ...

New Residential Investment Reaches Analyst Target Price
Tue, Dec 6, 9:34 AM ET, by ETF Channel

In recent trading, shares of New Residential Investment Corp (NRZ) have crossed above the average ...

PDC Energy Reaches Analyst Target Price
Tue, Dec 6, 9:34 AM ET, by ETF Channel

In recent trading, shares of PDC Energy Inc (PDCE) have crossed above the average analyst ...

Exelixis Reaches Analyst Target Price
Tue, Dec 6, 9:34 AM ET, by ETF Channel

In recent trading, shares of Exelixis Inc (EXEL) have crossed above the average analyst 12-month ...

The Gap Reaches Analyst Target Price
Tue, Dec 6, 9:24 AM ET, by ETF Channel

In recent trading, shares of The Gap, Inc. (GPS) have crossed above the average analyst ...

Customers Bancorp Reaches Analyst Target Price
Tue, Dec 6, 9:24 AM ET, by ETF Channel

In recent trading, shares of Customers Bancorp Inc (CUBI) have crossed above the average analyst ...

HFC Crosses Above Average Analyst Target
Tue, Dec 6, 9:14 AM ET, by ETF Channel

In recent trading, shares of HollyFrontier Corp. (HFC) have crossed above the average analyst 12-month ...

USM Crosses Above Average Analyst Target
Tue, Dec 6, 9:14 AM ET, by ETF Channel

In recent trading, shares of United States Cellular Corp (USM) have crossed above the average ...

CONSOL Energy Reaches Analyst Target Price
Tue, Dec 6, 9:14 AM ET, by ETF Channel

In recent trading, shares of CONSOL Energy Inc (CNX) have crossed above the average analyst ...

Milacron Holdings Reaches Analyst Target Price
Tue, Dec 6, 9:14 AM ET, by ETF Channel

In recent trading, shares of Milacron Holdings Corp (MCRN) have crossed above the average analyst ...

  More articles:  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 next »

ABOUT US »   ADVERTISE »   CONTACT US »   TERMS OF USE & PRIVACY POLICY »

IWP, PPG, ALXN, INTU: ETF Inflow Alert | Self Directed Investor | Copyright © 2008 - 2016, All Rights Reserved

Any ideas and opinions presented in Self Directed Investor content are for informational and educational purposes only, and do not reflect the opinions of BNK Invest, Inc. or any of its affiliates, subsidiaries or partners. In no way should any content contained herein be interpreted to represent trading or investment advice. None of the information contained herein constitutes a recommendation that any particular security, portfolio, transaction, or investment strategy is suitable for any specific person. All site visitors agree that under no circumstances will BNK Invest, Inc,. its subsidiaries, partners, officers, employees, affiliates, or agents be held liable for any loss or damage caused by your reliance on information obtained. Read Full Disclaimer.

SDI is associated with: ValueForum.com -- a subscription-based online social networking forum of serious individual investors. | MarketNewsVideo.com -- videos appearing on SDI are produced by Market News Video. | TickerTech.com -- stock quote content appearing on SDI is at least 20 minutes delayed and is powered by Ticker Technologies. | GoldStockStrategist.com -- Edited by Scott V. Nystrom, PhD, Gold Stock Strategist provides analysis on gold mining companies.