Hottest Basic Materials Stocks Now – ATI SWC AUY CCJ

ATI leads basic materials stocks higher on Friday

   
Hottest Basic Materials Stocks Now – ATI SWC AUY CCJ

Basic materials stocks finished down broadly on Wall Street today, with the sector seeing an overall decline of 1.3%.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 1.2%, the Nasdaq declined 2.7% and the S&P 500 fell 1.2%.

Some of the biggest gainers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Allegheny Technologies Inc (ATI): ATI stock is up 2.1% to a new 52-week high of $38.77.
  • Stillwater Mining Company (SWC): SWC stock is up 1.8%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Yamana Gold (AUY): AUY stock is up 1.2% today.
  • Cameco Corp (CCJ): CCJ stock is up 1.1%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Aluminum Corporation of China Ltd (ACH): ACH stock is up 0.8%, marking the sixth consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Pohang Iron & Steel Co. (PKX): PKX stock is up 0.7% today.
  • Randgold Resources Limited (GOLD): GOLD stock is up 0.5% today.
  • Bhp Billiton Plc (BBL): BBL stock is up 0.5%, marking the seventh consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Bhp Billiton Limited (BHP): BHP stock is up 0.4% today.
  • Southern Peru Copper Corp (SCCO): SCCO stock is up 0.3%, marking the seventh consecutive day the stock has increased.

Some of the biggest losers among basic materials stocks include:

  • H. B. Fuller Company (FUL): FUL stock is down 3.3% today.
  • Green Plains Renewable Energy (GPRE): GPRE stock is down 3.2%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Murphy USA Inc. Common Stock Wh (MUSA): MUSA stock is down 2.6% today.
  • Schweitzer-Mauduit International (SWM): SWM stock is down 2.6% today.
  • Berry Plastics Group Inc (BERY): BERY stock is down 2.4% today.
  • Raven Industries (RAVN): RAVN stock is down 2.4% today.
  • Sealed Air Corp (SEE): SEE stock is down 2.4% today.
  • Mueller Water Products (MWA): MWA stock is down 2.2% today.
  • Graphic Packaging Holding Company (GPK): GPK stock is down 2.0% today.
  • Dover Corp (DOV): DOV stock is down 2.2% 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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