Hottest Basic Materials Stocks Now – SNHY SQM CIR SWM

SNHY leads basic materials stocks higher on Wednesday

   
Hottest Basic Materials Stocks Now – SNHY SQM CIR SWM

Basic materials stocks rose 0.8% on Wall Street today.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average pushed 0.3% higher, the Nasdaq climbed 0.3% and the S&P 500 pushed 0.3% higher.

Some of the biggest gainers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Sun Hydraulics Corp (SNHY): SNHY stock is up 3.7% today.
  • Sociedad Quimica Y Minera S.A. (SQM): SQM stock is up 2.8% today.
  • Circor International (CIR): CIR stock is up 2.4%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Schweitzer-Mauduit International (SWM): SWM stock is up 2.0%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • International Flavors & Fragrances (IFF): IFF stock is up 1.7% to a new 52-week high of $98.47.
  • Lyondellbasell Industries Nv (LYB): LYB stock is up 1.8% today.
  • Gold Fields Ltd (GFI): GFI stock is up 1.4% today.
  • A. Schulman (SHLM): SHLM stock is up 1.7% today.
  • Cabot Corp (CBT): CBT stock is up 1.4% today.
  • Olin Corp (OLN): OLN stock is up 1.3% today.

Some of the biggest losers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Grupo Simec S.A. De C.V. (SIM): SIM stock is down 1.7% today.
  • Century Aluminum Company (CENX): CENX stock is down 1.4% today.
  • National Steel Corp (SID): SID stock is down 1.5% today.
  • Chemtura Corp (CHMT): CHMT stock is down 1.2% today.
  • Barrick Gold Corp (ABX): ABX stock is down 1.1% today.
  • Hudbay Minerals Inc (HBM): HBM stock is down 1.0% today.
  • Molycorp Inc (MCP): MCP stock is down 1.0% today.
  • Randgold Resources Limited (GOLD): GOLD stock is down 1.0% today.
  • Vale S.A. (VALE): VALE stock is down 1.0% today.
  • Kinross Gold Corp (KGC): KGC stock is down 1.0% 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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