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The Metals & Mining industry as a whole closed the day down 0.7% versus the S&P 500, which was unchanged. Laggards within the Metals & Mining industry included

Pacific Booker Minerals

(

PBM

), down 15.1%,

Timberline Resources

(

TLR

), down 12.6%,

Minco Gold

(

MGH

), down 2.7%,

Entree Gold

(

EGI

), down 1.6% and

Mountain Province Diamonds

(

MDM

), down 1.9%.

TheStreet Ratings Group would like to highlight 3 stocks that pushed the industry lower today:

Mountain Province Diamonds

(

MDM

) is one of the companies that pushed the Metals & Mining industry lower today. Mountain Province Diamonds was down $0.09 (1.9%) to $4.67 on light volume. Throughout the day, 1,900 shares of Mountain Province Diamonds exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 12,000 shares. The stock ranged in price between $4.63-$4.73 after having opened the day at $4.66 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $4.76.

Mountain Province Diamonds has a market cap of $511.1 million and is part of the basic materials sector. Shares are down 2.8% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday. Currently there are 3 analysts who rate Mountain Province Diamonds a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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At the close,

Entree Gold

(

EGI

) was down $0.00 (1.6%) to $0.30 on light volume. Throughout the day, 6,650 shares of Entree Gold exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 136,000 shares. The stock ranged in price between $0.29-$0.31 after having opened the day at $0.30 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $0.30.

Entree Gold has a market cap of $44.5 million and is part of the basic materials sector. Shares are up 8.3% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

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Highlights from TheStreet Ratings analysis on EGI go as follows:

You can view the full analysis from the report here:

Entree Gold Ratings Report

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Timberline Resources

(

TLR

) was another company that pushed the Metals & Mining industry lower today. Timberline Resources was down $0.01 (12.6%) to $0.10 on average volume. Throughout the day, 298,314 shares of Timberline Resources exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 220,500 shares. The stock ranged in price between $0.10-$0.12 after having opened the day at $0.12 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $0.12.

Timberline Resources has a market cap of $8.3 million and is part of the basic materials sector. Shares are down 36.4% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

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Highlights from TheStreet Ratings analysis on TLR go as follows:

You can view the full analysis from the report here:

Timberline Resources Ratings Report

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