Against the current: Markets slid, yet Direxion Daily Semiconductor Bear 3X Shares, Direxion Daily S&P Biotech Bull 3X Shares, ProShares Ultra VIX Short-Term Futures ETF went up and made this list of yesterday's top etfs gainers.
Leading equity indices in the US declined as Nasdaq lost 0.63% and ended the session at 12,180. After dropping 0.46%, S&P 500 closed at 4,119.17.
While price action maintains a negative bias, United States API Weekly Crude Oil Stock released yesterday at 20:30 UTC with a figure of 3.62 million, while the previous figure was -3.94 million.
Even though markets fell yesterday, some etfs were bullish. Have a look at these Top Gainers from yesterday's session:
+2.8%: risk-on sentiment allowed UVXY to post 2.8% gain yesterday
After closing at $3.57 on Monday, ProShares Ultra VIX Short-Term Futures ETF rallied as high as $3.72 but ended the day at $3.67.
+2.41%: VXX added 2.41% to close at $39.03 yesterday
After ending Monday at $38.11, iPath Series B S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures ETN spiked to $39.17 yesterday, dropped back to starting point range, and rallied again to $39.03.
Direxion Daily Semiconductor Bear 3x Shares | Up 5.17% to $20.74 yesterday
Having soared to a high of $80.05 approximately 6 months ago, Direxion Daily Semiconductor Bear 3x Shares is now trading 75.37% lower.
+3.5%: LABU ascends to $6.8 after adding 3.5% yesterday
Biotech Bull and Bear 3X ETF went up to $6.8 yesterday, gaining 3.5%.