Friday's ETF with Unusual Volume: SDY

08/10/2015 7:00 am EST

Focus: ETFS

The staff at ETFChannel.com discusses an ETF that was seeing unusually high volume in afternoon trading on Friday, plus the components of that ETF with the highest volume as well as the one stock that was lagging all the others.

The SPDR S&P Dividend ETF (SDY) is seeing unusually high volume in afternoon trading Friday, with over 1.1 million shares traded versus three month average volume of about 566,000. Shares of SDY were down about 0.2% on the day.

Components of that ETF with the highest volume on Friday were AT&T (T), trading down about 0.3% with over 6.0 million shares changing hands so far this session and Exxon Mobil (XOM), off about 0.7% on volume of over 2.7 million shares. National Fuel Gas (NFG) is the component faring the best Friday, higher by about 1.7% on the day, while Becton Dickinson (BDX) is lagging other components of the SPDR S&P Dividend ETF, trading lower by about 1.7%.

By the Staff of ETFChannel.com

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