US Capital Markets

HOLDRS

The investment bank Merrill Lynch developed a family of sector ETFs.  Each fund targets an index of companies in one of seventeen different sectors. Each of the funds holds shares of approximately twenty different firms.  Shares of HOLDRS are traded at the AMEX. 

 

Table 23
displays the 17 different funds in the HOLDRS brand.

Fund Ticker Symbol
Biotech HOLDRS BBH
Broadband HOLDRS BDH
BSH Internet HOLDRS BHH
Eutop 2001 HOLDRS EKH
Internet HOLDRS HHH
Internet Architecture HOLDRS IAH
Internet Infrastructure HOLDRS IIH
Market 2000 HOLDRS MKH
Oil Services HOLDRS OIH
Pharmaceutical HOLDRS PPH
Regional Bank HOLDRS RKH
Retail HOLDRS RTH
Semiconductor HOLDRS SMH
Software HOLDRS SWH
Telecom HOLDRS TTH
Utilities HOLDRS UTH
Wineless HOLDRS WMH
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