Wednesday Sector Laggards: Precious Metals, Oil & Gas Exploration & Production Stocks
Metals Channel - 2 hours, 40 minutes ago
In trading on Wednesday, precious metals shares were relative laggards, down on the day by about 3%. Helping drag down the group were shares of Coeur Mining (CDE), down about 12.4% and shares of Almaden Minerals (AAU) down about 8.2% on the day.
Also lagging the market Wednesday are oil & gas exploration & production shares, down on the day by about 2.3% as a group, led down by Forest Oil (FST), trading lower by about 12.8% and Goodrich Petroleum (GDP), trading lower by about 9.4%.