Hottest Basic Materials Stocks Now – DDC AUY NGD IAG

DDC leads basic materials stocks higher on Thursday

   
Hottest Basic Materials Stocks Now – DDC AUY NGD IAG

Basic materials stocks remained flat on Thursday morning on Wall Street.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 0.2%, the Nasdaq declined 0.3% and the S&P 500 fell 0.2%.

Some of the biggest gainers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Dominion Diamond Corp (DDC): DDC stock is up 3.7% today.
  • Yamana Gold (AUY): AUY stock is up 2.7%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • New Gold Inc (NGD): NGD stock is up 3.0%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Iamgold Corp (IAG): IAG stock is up 2.6%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • W.R. Grace & Company (GRA): GRA stock is up 2.0% today.
  • Agnico-Eagle Mines Limited (AEM): AEM stock is up 2.4%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • First Majestic Silver (AG): AG stock is up 1.9%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Eldorado Gold Corp (EGO): EGO stock is up 1.8%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Lyondellbasell Industries Nv (LYB): LYB stock is up 1.1% to $100.30, near the 52-week high of $101.00.
  • Kinross Gold Corp (KGC): KGC stock is up 1.2%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.

Some of the biggest losers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Stillwater Mining Company (SWC): SWC stock is down 4.7% today.
  • Rio Tinto Plc (RIO): RIO stock is down 2.5% today.
  • Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (CLF): CLF stock is down 2.4% today and down 20.5% in the last month.
  • Vale S.A. (VALE): VALE stock is down 2.1%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • National Steel Corp (SID): SID stock is down 1.9% today.
  • Commercial Metals Company (CMC): CMC stock is down 1.9% today.
  • Scotts Miracle-Gro Company (SMG): SMG stock is down 1.9%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Rexnord Corp (RXN): RXN stock is down 2.1% today.
  • Teck Resources Ltd (TCK): TCK stock is down 1.7% today.
  • Steel Dynamics (STLD): STLD stock is down 2.0% 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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