Tuesday Sector Laggards: Railroads, Defense Stocks

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In trading on Tuesday, railroads shares were relative laggards, down on the day by about 1.9%. Helping drag down the group were shares of Kansas City Southern ( KSU ), off about 5.7% and shares of Guangshen Railway ( GSH ) off about 3.4% on the day.

Also lagging the market Tuesday are defense shares, down on the day by about 1.1% as a group, led down by Astrotech ( ASTC ), trading lower by about 15% and Northrop Grumman ( NOC ), trading lower by about 0.3%.

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Referenced Stocks: KSU , GSH , ASTC , NOC

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