Thursday Sector Leaders: General Contractors & Builders, Shipping Stocks

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In trading on Thursday, general contractors & builders shares were relative leaders, up on the day by about 2.2%. Leading the group were shares of MDC Holdings ( MDC ), up about 4.7% and shares of Brookfield Residential Properties ( BRP ) up about 4% on the day.

Also showing relative strength are shipping shares, up on the day by about 2.1% as a group, led by Kirby Corporation ( KEX ), trading up by about 8.1% and Eagle Bulk Shipping ( EGLE ), trading higher by about 6.8% on Thursday.

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Referenced Stocks: MDC , BRP , KEX , EGLE

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