Hottest Basic Materials Stocks Now – AEM KGC SSD PAAS

CIR leads basic materials stocks lower on Friday

   
Hottest Basic Materials Stocks Now – AEM KGC SSD PAAS

Basic materials stocks finished down broadly on Wall Street today, with the sector seeing an overall decline of 0.7%.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 0.8%, the Nasdaq fell 1.6% and the S&P 500 was down 0.8%.

Some of the biggest gainers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Agnico-Eagle Mines Limited (AEM): AEM stock is up 2.7% today.
  • Kinross Gold Corp (KGC): KGC stock is up 2.2% today.
  • Simpson Manufacturing Company (SSD): SSD stock is up 2.1% today.
  • Pan American Silver (PAAS): PAAS stock is up 1.5% today.
  • Royal Gold (RGLD): RGLD stock is up 1.4% today.
  • Mosaic Company (MOS): MOS stock is up 1.3% today.
  • Goldcorp Inc (GG): GG stock is up 1.3% today.
  • Cvr Partners LP Common Units R (UAN): UAN stock is up 1.2% today.
  • Silver Wheaton Corp (SLW): SLW stock is up 1.1% today.
  • Dominion Diamond Corp (DDC): DDC stock is up 1.1% today.

Some of the biggest losers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Circor International (CIR): CIR stock is down 3.0% today.
  • Green Plains Renewable Energy (GPRE): GPRE stock is down 2.6%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Globe Specialty Metals Inc (GSM): GSM stock is down 2.6%, marking the fifth consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Molycorp Inc (MCP): MCP stock is down 2.4% today.
  • H. B. Fuller Company (FUL): FUL stock is down 2.4%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Cameco Corp (CCJ): CCJ stock is down 2.3%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Grupo Simec S.A. De C.V. (SIM): SIM stock is down 2.2% today.
  • W.R. Grace & Company (GRA): GRA stock is down 2.1%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Actuant Corp (ATU): ATU stock is down 2.1%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Chemtura Corp (CHMT): CHMT stock is down 2.1% today.

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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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