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Friday Sector Laggards: Metals & Mining, Biotechnology Stocks

In trading on Friday, metals & mining shares were relative laggards, down on the day by about 3.6%. Helping drag down the group were shares of Peabody Energy ( BTU ), down about 12.5% and shares of Hi-Crush Partners LP ( HCLP ) off about 10.9% on the day.

Also lagging the market Friday are biotechnology shares, down on the day by about 3.5% as a group, led down by Fibrocell Science ( FCSC ), trading lower by about 22.3% and Agenus ( AGEN ), trading lower by about 12.2%.

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