Mutual Funds Report $11.9 Billion In Inflows For Week Of April 8: Throwing Fuel Into The Rally

Trim Tabs has released its weekly mutual fund flow data: the company estimates that all equity mutual funds posted an inflow of $11.9 billion in the week ended Wednesday, April 8, versus a revised inflow of $3.0 billion in the previous week.

Equity funds that invest primarily in U.S. stocks posted an inflow of $11.1 billion, versus a revised inflow of $2.7 billion in the previous week. Equity funds that invest primarily in non-U.S. stocks had an inflow of $844 million, versus a revised inflow of $287 million in the previous week. In addition, bond funds had an inflow of $1.7 billion, versus a revised inflow of $6.8 billion in the previous week, and hybrid funds had an inflow of $361 million, versus a revised inflow of $409 million in the previous week.

Separately, TrimTabs reports that exchange-traded funds (ETFs) that invest in U.S. stocks posted an outflow of $1.4 billion for the second consecutive week. ETFs that invest in non-U.S. stocks had an inflow of $1.9 billion, versus an inflow of $502 million in the previous week.

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54 Responses to "Mutual Funds Report $11.9 Billion In Inflows For Week Of April 8: Throwing Fuel Into The Rally"

  1. Anonymous   April 18, 2009 at 5:07 pm

    Sweeping up the market, picking up the harvest.There was a floor price…. Some really dont like losing, so they held.At least there is an appetite for long term investments to flourish.