Friday Sector Laggards: Precious Metals, Water Utilities
Metals Channel - Friday, August 16, 1:35 PM
In trading on Friday, precious metals shares were relative laggards, down on the day by about 1.5%. Helping drag down the group were shares of Almaden Minerals (AAU), down about 7.6% and shares of Americas Silver (USAS) down about 6.8% on the day.
Also lagging the market Friday are water utilities shares, up on the day by about 0.2% as a group, led down by Aquaventure Holdings (WAAS), trading lower by about 1.5% and SBS (SBS), trading lower by about 0.6%.