Biggest Movers in Basic Materials Stocks Now – NG SWC IAG CLW

NG leads basic materials stocks higher on Friday

   
Biggest Movers in Basic Materials Stocks Now – NG SWC IAG CLW

Basic materials stocks rose 0.7% on Wall Street today.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average increased 0.5%, the Nasdaq was up 0.2% and the S&P 500 climbed 0.5%.

Some of the biggest gainers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Novagold Resources Inc (NG): NG stock is up 3.3% today.
  • Stillwater Mining Company (SWC): SWC stock is up 3.0% today.
  • Iamgold Corp (IAG): IAG stock is up 2.8% today.
  • Clearwater Paper Corp (CLW): CLW stock is up 2.2% today.
  • Agnico-Eagle Mines Limited (AEM): AEM stock is up 2.1% today.
  • Teck Resources Ltd (TCK): TCK stock is up 2.0% today.
  • Kronos Worldwide Inc (KRO): KRO stock is up 2.0% today.
  • Meadwestvaco Corp (MWV): MWV stock is up 1.9% today.
  • Silver Wheaton Corp (SLW): SLW stock is up 1.9% today.
  • Harmony Gold Mining Co. Ltd (HMY): HMY stock is up 1.9% today.

Some of the biggest losers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Worthington Industries (WOR): WOR stock is down 2.6%, marking the fifth consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Sun Hydraulics Corp (SNHY): SNHY stock is down 2.0%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Balchem Corp (BCPC): BCPC stock is down 1.3%, marking the fifth consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Newmarket Corp (NEU): NEU stock is down 1.1% today.
  • Raven Industries (RAVN): RAVN stock is down 1.0% today.
  • FMC Corp (FMC): FMC stock is down 0.9% today.
  • Kaman Corp (KAMN): KAMN stock is down 0.9% today.
  • RBC Bearings Inc (ROLL): ROLL stock is down 0.9% today.
  • Calgon Carbon Corp (CCC): CCC stock is down 0.8%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Mueller Water Products (MWA): MWA stock is down 0.6%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.

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And for more on the hot stocks moving most on Wall Street right now, check out our archive of daily market movers by sector here.

Editor’s Note: Returns for the fastest-moving stocks listed here are based on share prices 20 minutes prior to publication of this story.


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