Trending Stocks in News – SPY, EEM, BAC, GDX, QQQ

SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (NYSEARCA:SPY)’s stock traded at beginning with a price of $163.53 and throughout the trading session climbed at a high of $165.03 and later when day-trade ended the stock finally advanced 0.19% to end at $164.22. Stock showed weekly performance of -1.14%. SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (the Trust) is an exchange traded fund. The Trust corresponds to the price and yield performance of the S&P 500 Index. The S&P 500 Index is composed of 500 selected stocks and spans over 24 separate industry groups. The Fund’s investment sectors include information technology, financials, energy, health care, consumer staples, industrials, consumer discretionary, materials, utilities and telecommunication services.

iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF, formerly iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Index Fund (the Fund), seeks investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance of publicly traded equity securities in global emerging markets, as measured by the MSCI Emerging Markets Index (the Index). The Index is designed to measure equity market performance in the global emerging markets.

iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Indx (ETF) (NYSEARCA:EEM) stock hit highest price at $38.16, beginning with a price of $37.85 and advanced 0.80% to the close at $37.72 with day range of $37.64 – $38.16. The total market capitalization of the stock is $34.58 billion; total volume held in the session was 63.98 million shares.

The Global Transaction Services business at Bank of America Merrill Lynch has published the report, Strategic Treasury for Latin America 2013, which currently appears in Treasury Management International (TMI) magazine. The report, which is produced annually, identifies the opportunities, challenges and market variations that companies may encounter when doing business in the region.

Bank of America Corp(NYSE:BAC)’s stock in last trading day held volume of 76.69 million shares as compared to its average volume of 97.92 million shares. Shares after opening at $14.14 attained maximum price of $14.30 and then ended up on $14.17 by advancing 0.35%.

Market Vectors Gold Miners ETF (the Trust) seeks to replicate as closely as possible the price and yield performance of NYSE Arca Gold Miners Index (GDM). GDM is a market capitalization-weighted index, and provides exposure to publicly traded companies worldwide involved primarily in gold mining, representing a diversified blend of small-, mid- and large capitalization stocks.

Market Vectors Gold Miners ETF (NYSEARCA:GDX)’s stock on Aug 29, 2013 reported an increase of  0.95% to the closing price of $28.57. Its fifty two weeks range was $22.21 -$55.25. The total market capitalization recorded $7.03 billion. The overall volume in the last trading session was 61.23 million shares. In its share capital, company has 246.10 million outstanding shares.

PowerShares QQQ Trust, Series 1 (the Trust) is a unit investment trust that issues securities called PowerShares QQQ Index Tracking Stock. The Trust holds all of the component securities of the Nasdaq-100 Index (the Index). The Investment objective of the Trust is to provide investment results that generally correspond to the price and yield performance of the Nasdaq-100 Index. Invesco PowerShares Capital Management, LLC is the Sponsor of the Trust and The Bank of New York Mellon is the Trustee.

PowerShares QQQ Trust, Series 1 (ETF) (NASDAQ:QQQ) stock hit highest price at $76.34 beginning with a price of $75.40 and increased 0.70% to the close at $75.96 with day range of $75.30 – $75.34. The total market capitalization of the stock is $36.26 billion; total volume held in the session was 27.28 million shares which are lower than its average volume of 24.47 million shares.

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