Wednesday Sector Leaders: Precious Metals, Electric Utilities
The Online Investor - 33 minutes ago
In trading on Wednesday, precious metals shares were relative leaders, up on the day by about 1.3%. Leading the group were shares of Hecla Mining Company (HL), up about 5.7% and shares of Midway Gold (MDW) up about 5.3% on the day.
Also showing relative strength are electric utilities shares, up on the day by about 0.7% as a group, led by The Babcock & Wilcox Company (BWC), trading up by about 7.2% and Just Energy Group (JE), trading higher by about 4.1% on Wednesday.