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Wednesday Sector Laggards: Real Estate, Defense Stocks

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In trading on Wednesday, real estate shares were relative laggards, down on the day by about 0.1%. Helping drag down the group were shares of United Development Funding IV ( UDF ), off about 9.6% and shares of China HGS Real Estate ( HGSH ) down about 6.9% on the day.

Also lagging the market Wednesday are defense shares, up on the day by about 0.2% as a group, led down by Aerojet Rocketdyne Holdings ( AJRD ), trading lower by about 1.6% and Orbital ATK ( OA ), trading lower by about 0.2%.

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