Wednesday Sector Laggards: General Contractors & Builders, Precious Metals

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In trading on Wednesday, general contractors & builders shares were relative laggards, down on the day by about 1.7%. Helping drag down the group were shares of William Lyon Homes ( WLH ), off about 6.3% and shares of Hovnanian Enterprises ( HOV ) off about 4% on the day.

Also lagging the market Wednesday are precious metals shares, down on the day by about 1.6% as a group, led down by Alexco Resource ( AXU ), trading lower by about 17.2% and North American Palladium ( PAL ), trading lower by about 6.9%.


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Referenced Stocks: WLH , HOV , AXU , PAL

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