The First Trust NASDAQ-100 Equal Weighted Index Fund (NASDAQ:QQEW) is seeing unusually high volume in afternoon trading Friday, with over 3.5 million shares traded versus three month average volume of about 89,000. Shares of QQEW were up about 0.1% on the day.
Components of that ETF with the highest volume on Friday were Cisco Systems (NASDAQ:CSCO), trading up about 1.5% with over 41 million shares changing hands so far this session, and Sirius XM Holdings (NASDAQ:SIRI), up about 1% on volume of over 24.1 million shares. NXP Semiconductors (NASDAQ:NXPI) is the component faring the best Friday, up by about 3.9% on the day, while Vertex Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:VRTX) is lagging other components of the First Trust NASDAQ-100 Equal Weighted Index Fund, trading lower by about 3.2%.
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