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Friday Sector Laggards: Drugs, Biotechnology Stocks

In trading on Friday, drugs shares were relative laggards, down on the day by about 2.6%. Helping drag down the group were shares of Perrigo Company, off about 25% and shares of Marinus Pharmaceuticals down about 11.1% on the day.

Also lagging the market Friday are biotechnology shares, down on the day by about 2.1% as a group, led down by Fortress Biotech, trading lower by about 16.5% and CRISPR Therapeutics, trading lower by about 15.8%.

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