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Friday Sector Laggards: Cigarettes & Tobacco, Defense Stocks

In trading on Friday, cigarettes & tobacco shares were relative laggards, down on the day by about 0.3%. Helping drag down the group were shares of Alliance One International ( AOI ), down about 4.4% and shares of Reynolds American ( RAI ) down about 0.4% on the day.

Also lagging the market Friday are defense shares, down on the day by about 0.2% as a group, led down by Astrotech ( ASTC ), trading lower by about 3.9% and Arotech ( ARTX ), trading lower by about 1.4%.

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