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Biggest Movers in Basic Materials Stocks Now – POT SEE CSL TREX

POT leads basic materials stocks higher on Tuesday


Basic materials stocks rose broadly on Wall Street so far on Tuesday, with the sector seeing an overall increase of 0.3%.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average pushed 0.6% higher, the Nasdaq increased 0.8% and the S&P 500 pushed 0.6% higher.

Some of the biggest gainers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan Inc (POT): POT stock is up 3.2% today.
  • Sealed Air Corp (SEE): SEE stock is up 2.3% today.
  • Carlisle Companies Inc (CSL): CSL stock is up 2.4% today.
  • Trex Company (TREX): TREX stock is up 2.0% today.
  • Polyone Corp (POL): POL stock is up 1.9% today.
  • Green Plains Renewable Energy (GPRE): GPRE stock is up 1.8% today.
  • Intrepid Potash Inc (IPI): IPI stock is up 1.6% today.
  • Eastman Chemical Company (EMN): EMN stock is up 1.5%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • RPM International Inc (RPM): RPM stock is up 1.4% today.
  • Curtiss-Wright Corp (CW): CW stock is up 1.4% today.

Some of the biggest losers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Sinopec Shangai Petrochemical Company Ltd (SHI): SHI stock is down 6.4%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Vale S.A. (VALE): VALE stock is down 6.2% today.
  • Anglogold Ashanti Ltd (AU): AU stock is down 5.1% today.
  • Eldorado Gold Corp (EGO): EGO stock is down 4.5% today.
  • Iamgold Corp (IAG): IAG stock is down 4.4% today.
  • Aurico Gold Inc (AUQ): AUQ stock is down 4.1% today.
  • First Majestic Silver (AG): AG stock is down 3.9% today.
  • Newmont Mining Corp (NEM): NEM stock is down 3.9% today.
  • Yamana Gold (AUY): AUY stock is down 4.0% to a new 52-week low of $8.23.
  • Gold Fields Ltd (GFI): GFI stock is down 3.7% today.

For more information on the best stocks to buy right now, check out the latest commentary on InvestorPlace.com.

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.

Article printed from InvestorPlace Media, http://investorplace.com/2014/04/biggest-movers-in-basic-materials-stocks-now-pot-see-csl-trex-pot-see-csl/.

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