Friday Sector Laggards: Hospital & Medical Practitioners, Cigarettes & Tobacco Stocks

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In trading on Friday, hospital & medical practitioners shares were relative laggards, down on the day by about 2.3%. Helping drag down the group were shares of Hanger ( HGR ), off about 28.5% and shares of Select Medical Holdings ( SEM ) down about 15.7% on the day.

Also lagging the market Friday are cigarettes & tobacco shares, down on the day by about 1.1% as a group, led down by Universal ( UVV ), trading lower by about 4.5% and Alliance One International ( AOI ), trading lower by about 4.4%.

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