Looking today at week-over-week shares outstanding changes among the universe of ETFs covered at ETF Channel, one standout is the Semiconductor ETF (SMH) where we have detected an approximate $61.2 million dollar inflow — that’s a 6.7% increase week over week in outstanding units (from 9,020,937 to 9,620,937). Among the largest underlying components of SMH, in trading today Intel Corp (INTC) is up about 1.3%, Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co., Ltd. (TSM) is up about 0.4%, and Xilinx, Inc. (XLNX) is higher by about 0.4%.
The VanEck Vectors Semiconductor ETF (SMH) was trading at $102.33 per share on Friday afternoon, up $0.30 (+0.29%). Year-to-date, SMH has gained 4.62%, versus a 4.05% rise in the benchmark S&P 500 index during the same period.
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