Friday Sector Laggards: Metals & Mining, Oil & Gas Exploration & Production Stocks
Metals Channel - Friday, March 27, 1:11 PM
In trading on Friday, metals & mining shares were relative laggards, down on the day by about 2.1%. Helping drag down the group were shares of Peabody Energy Corporation (BTU), down about 8.4% and shares of Alpha Natural Resources (ANR) off about 7% on the day.
Also lagging the market Friday are oil & gas exploration & production shares, down on the day by about 1.8% as a group, led down by Emerald Oil (EOX), trading lower by about 9.5% and Rex Energy Corporation (REXX), trading lower by about 7.8%.