Thursday Sector Laggards: Oil & Gas Exploration & Production, Metals & Mining Stocks

In trading on Thursday, oil & gas exploration & production shares were relative laggards, down on the day by about 4.9%. Helping drag down the group were shares of Whiting Petroleum, off about 38.1% and shares of Concho Resources off about 24% on the day.

Also lagging the market Thursday are metals & mining shares, down on the day by about 2.9% as a group, led down by U.S. Silica Holdings, trading lower by about 15.3% and Hi-crush, trading lower by about 13.3%.

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