Biggest Movers in Basic Materials Stocks Now – ROLL CBT SSD SQM

BAK leads basic materials stocks lower on Wednesday

   
Biggest Movers in Basic Materials Stocks Now – ROLL CBT SSD SQM

Basic materials stocks rose broadly on Wall Street today, with the sector seeing an overall increase of 0.2%.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was up 0.2%, the Nasdaq pushed 0.4% higher and the S&P 500 increased 0.2%.

Some of the biggest gainers among basic materials stocks include:

  • RBC Bearings Inc (ROLL): ROLL stock is up 2.4% today.
  • Cabot Corp (CBT): CBT stock is up 2.2%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Simpson Manufacturing Company (SSD): SSD stock is up 1.7% today.
  • Sociedad Quimica Y Minera S.A. (SQM): SQM stock is up 1.5% today.
  • Circor International (CIR): CIR stock is up 1.3% today.
  • Hudbay Minerals Inc (HBM): HBM stock is up 1.3%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Freeport-Mcmoran Copper & Gold (FCX): FCX stock is up 1.3% today.
  • Alcoa Inc (AA): AA stock is up 1.2% today.
  • Albemarle Corp (ALB): ALB stock is up 1.2%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Precision Castparts Corp (PCP): PCP stock is up 1.1%, marking the fifth consecutive day the stock has increased.

Some of the biggest losers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Copene-Petroquimica Do Nordeste (BAK): BAK stock is down 1.7% today.
  • Cvr Partners LP Common Units R (UAN): UAN stock is down 1.5%, marking the fifth consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Yamana Gold (AUY): AUY stock is down 1.3% today.
  • Graphic Packaging Holding Company (GPK): GPK stock is down 1.1% today.
  • Enpro Industries (NPO): NPO stock is down 1.1%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Greif Bros. Corp (GEF): GEF stock is down 1.0% today.
  • Glatfelter (GLT): GLT stock is down 1.0% today.
  • Air Products and Chemicals (APD): APD stock is down 0.9% today.
  • Harmony Gold Mining Co. Ltd (HMY): HMY stock is down 0.8% today.
  • International Paper Company (IP): IP stock is down 0.8% today.

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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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