Biggest Movers in Basic Materials Stocks Now – PCP MUSA ATI HMY

SWM leads basic materials stocks lower on Thursday

   
Biggest Movers in Basic Materials Stocks Now – PCP MUSA ATI HMY

Basic materials stocks advanced broadly on Wall Street on Thursday morning, with the sector seeing an overall increase of 0.3%.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average increased 0.3%, the Nasdaq was up 0.2% and the S&P 500 rose 0.3%.

Some of the biggest gainers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Precision Castparts Corp (PCP): PCP stock is up 3.2% today.
  • Murphy USA Inc. Common Stock Wh (MUSA): MUSA stock is up 2.8% today.
  • Allegheny Technologies Inc (ATI): ATI stock is up 2.8%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Harmony Gold Mining Co. Ltd (HMY): HMY stock is up 2.9% today.
  • Terra Nitrogen Company L.P. (TNH): TNH stock is up 2.2% today.
  • Sinopec Shangai Petrochemical Company Ltd (SHI): SHI stock is up 1.6% today.
  • Arcelormittal (MT): MT stock is up 1.9% today.
  • Steel Dynamics (STLD): STLD stock is up 1.6% today.
  • Kinross Gold Corp (KGC): KGC stock is up 2.0% today.
  • Universal Forest Products (UFPI): UFPI stock is up 1.4% today.

Some of the biggest losers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Schweitzer-Mauduit International (SWM): SWM stock is down 1.9% today.
  • Copene-Petroquimica Do Nordeste (BAK): BAK stock is down 1.4% today.
  • Cvr Partners LP Common Units R (UAN): UAN stock is down 1.9%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Cf Industries Holdings (CF): CF stock is down 1.9% today.
  • Rockwood Holdings (ROC): ROC stock is down 1.4% today.
  • Randgold Resources Limited (GOLD): GOLD stock is down 1.8%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Vale S.A. (VALE): VALE stock is down 1.3% today.
  • Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (CLF): CLF stock is down 1.6%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Grupo Simec S.A. De C.V. (SIM): SIM stock is down 1.1% today.
  • Kronos Worldwide Inc (KRO): KRO stock is down 1.7% 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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