In trading on Wednesday, the iShares Latin America 40 ETF ( ILF ) is outperforming other ETFs, up about 1.3% on the day. Components of that ETF showing particular strength include shares of Gerdau ( GGB ), up about 2.9% and shares of Banco Bradesco ( BBD ), up about 2.2% on the day.
And underperforming other ETFs today is the SPDR S&P Biotech ETF ( XBI ), off about 1.9% in Wednesday afternoon trading. Among components of that ETF with the weakest showing on Wednesday were shares of Lexicon Pharmaceuticals ( LXRX ), lower by about 12.7%, and shares of PTC Therapeutics (PTCT), lower by about 10.3% on the day.
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