In trading on Thursday, defense shares were relative laggards, down on the day by about 2.9%. Helping drag down the group were shares of Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, off about 4.6% and shares of Northrop Grumman off about 3.6% on the day.
Also lagging the market Thursday are grocery & drug stores shares, down on the day by about 2.8% as a group, led down by United Natural Foods, trading lower by about 16.6% and Natural Grocers BY Vitamin Cottage, trading lower by about 7.7%.
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