Hottest Basic Materials Stocks Now – RAVN RIO SIM SCCO

RAVN leads basic materials stocks higher on Monday

   
Hottest Basic Materials Stocks Now – RAVN RIO SIM SCCO

Basic materials stocks declined on Wall Street today, down 1.5%.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 1.1%, the Nasdaq declined 0.9% and the S&P 500 was down 1.1%.

Some of the biggest gainers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Raven Industries (RAVN): RAVN stock is up 1.3% today.
  • Rio Tinto Plc (RIO): RIO stock is up 0.7% today.
  • Grupo Simec S.A. De C.V. (SIM): SIM stock is up 0.7% today.
  • Southern Peru Copper Corp (SCCO): SCCO stock is up 0.6%, marking the eighth consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Wd-40 Company (WDFC): WDFC stock is up 0.4% today.
  • Bhp Billiton Limited (BHP): BHP stock is up 0.2% today.
  • A. Schulman (SHLM): SHLM stock is up 0.2% today.
  • Steel Dynamics (STLD): STLD stock is up 0.2% today.
  • Aluminum Corporation of China Ltd (ACH): ACH stock is up 0.1%, marking the seventh consecutive day the stock has increased.

Some of the biggest losers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Celanese Corp (CE): CE stock is down 3.3% today.
  • Ashland Inc (ASH): ASH stock is down 3.2%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Worthington Industries (WOR): WOR stock is down 3.1%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Chemtura Corp (CHMT): CHMT stock is down 3.1%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Cabot Corp (CBT): CBT stock is down 3.0%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (CLF): CLF stock is down 2.9% today.
  • Valspar Corp (VAL): VAL stock is down 2.8% today.
  • Rexnord Corp (RXN): RXN stock is down 2.6%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Simpson Manufacturing Company (SSD): SSD stock is down 2.4%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • PPG Industries (PPG): PPG stock is down 2.3% 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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