Biggest Movers in Capital Goods Stocks Now – JHX CRH ESLT NDSN

JHX leads capital goods stocks higher on Tuesday

   
Biggest Movers in Capital Goods Stocks Now – JHX CRH ESLT NDSN

Capital goods stocks advanced broadly on Wall Street so far on Tuesday, with the sector seeing an overall increase of 0.4%.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average increased 0.5%, the Nasdaq climbed 0.6% and the S&P 500 increased 0.5%.

Some of the biggest gainers among capital goods stocks include:

  • James Hardie Industries Se (JHX): JHX stock is up 3.0% today.
  • CRH Plc (CRH): CRH stock is up 2.5% today.
  • Elbit Systems Ltd (ESLT): ESLT stock is up 2.2% today.
  • Nordson Corp (NDSN): NDSN stock is up 1.8% to a new 52-week high of $83.33.
  • Terex Corp (TEX): TEX stock is up 1.5% today.
  • Trinity Industries (TRN): TRN stock is up 1.5%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Dycom Industries (DY): DY stock is up 1.9% today.
  • The Middleby Corp (MIDD): MIDD stock is up 1.8%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Urs Corp (URS): URS stock is up 1.5%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Pentair Ltd (PNR): PNR stock is up 1.1%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has increased.

Some of the biggest losers among capital goods stocks include:

  • D.R. Horton (DHI): DHI stock is down 0.3% today.
  • Northrop Grumman Corp (NOC): NOC stock is down 0.5% today.
  • Joy Global Inc (JOY): JOY stock is down 0.5% today.
  • Foster Wheeler Ag. (FWLT): FWLT stock is down 0.2%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Watsco Inc (WSO): WSO stock is down 0.1% today.

For more information on the best stocks to buy right now, check out the latest commentary on InvestorPlace.com.

And for more on the hot stocks moving most on Wall Street right now, check out our archive of daily market movers by sector here.

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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