Chartists can identify mutual fund leaders and laggards using the Rydex, Fidelity and Profunds MarketCarpets. Note that these are updated after the market close. As the MarketCarpet below shows, the Gold Fund, Leisure Fund, Latin America Fund, Japan Fund and Nordic Fund led on Thursday. Funds associated with Biotechs, Healthcare, Pharma and Treasuries lagged with losses.
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