Shares of manufacturing and transportation companies declined as traders retreated from bets that the tax-cut package would quickly accelerate economic growth.
U.S. defense companies broadly welcomed proposed federal tax changes, even if the fate of the research-and-development credit remains in limbo, as reported earlier.
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(END) Dow Jones Newswires
December 05, 2017 16:24 ET (21:24 GMT)