Wednesday Sector Laggards: Metals & Mining, Precious Metals

In trading on Wednesday, metals & mining shares were relative laggards, down on the day by about 2.6%. Helping drag down the group were shares of Foresight Energy (FELP), down about 26.4% and shares of Hi-Crush Partners (HCLP) down about 18.9% on the day.

Also lagging the market Wednesday are precious metals shares, down on the day by about 2% as a group, led down by Gold Resource (GORO), trading lower by about 8.2% and Endeavour Silver (EXK), trading lower by about 6.2%.

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