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Friday Sector Leaders: Oil & Gas Exploration & Production, Cigarettes & Tobacco Stocks

In trading on Friday, oil & gas exploration & production shares were relative leaders, up on the day by about 1.8%. Leading the group were shares of Chaparral Energy ( CHAP ), up about 8% and shares of Ultra Petroleum ( UPL ) up about 4.9% on the day.

Also showing relative strength are cigarettes & tobacco shares, up on the day by about 1.6% as a group, led by Pyxus International ( PYX ), trading higher by about 6.7% and Universal Corp ( UVV ), trading higher by about 1.7% on Friday.

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