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Thursday Sector Leaders: General Contractors & Builders, Shipping Stocks

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In trading on Thursday, general contractors & builders shares were relative leaders, up on the day by about 3.2%. Leading the group were shares of Hovnanian Enterprises ( HOV ), up about 7.1% and shares of Meritage Homes ( MTH ) up about 5.3% on the day.

Also showing relative strength are shipping shares, up on the day by about 2.1% as a group, led by Danaos ( DAC ), trading up by about 12.1% and Star Bulk Carriers ( SBLK ), trading higher by about 7.4% on Thursday.

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