Friday Sector Laggards: Drugs, Biotechnology Stocks

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In trading on Friday, drugs shares were relative laggards, down on the day by about 1.6%. Helping drag down the group were shares of Auspex Pharmaceuticals ( ASPX ), down about 11% and shares of PTC Therapeutics ( PTCT ) off about 8.8% on the day.

Also lagging the market Friday are biotechnology shares, down on the day by about 1% as a group, led down by Isoray ( ISR ), trading lower by about 23.9% and Albany Molecular Research ( AMRI ), trading lower by about 11.7%.


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Referenced Stocks: ASPX , PTCT , ISR , AMRI

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