Basic materials stocks finished up 0.1% on Wall Street on Monday.
More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average remained flat, the Nasdaq was unchanged and the S&P 500 stayed consistent.
Some of the biggest gainers among basic materials stocks include:
- Goldcorp Inc (GG): GG stock is up 2.3% today.
- Terra Nitrogen Company L.P. (TNH): TNH stock is up 1.9% today.
- Gerdau S.A. (GGB): GGB stock is up 1.8% today.
- Compass Minerals Intl Inc (CMP): CMP stock is up 1.7% to $94.37, near the 52-week high of $94.33.
- New Gold Inc (NGD): NGD stock is up 1.7% today and up 23.8% in the last month.
- Anglogold Ashanti Ltd (AU): AU stock is up 1.5% today.
- Compania Mina Buenaventura S.A. (BVN): BVN stock is up 1.5%, marking the fifth consecutive day the stock has increased.
- Teck Resources Ltd (TCK): TCK stock is up 1.5%, marking the fifth consecutive day the stock has increased.
- Aurico Gold Inc (AUQ): AUQ stock is up 1.4% today and up 20.8% in the last month.
- Ternium S.A. (TX): TX stock is up 1.4% today.
Some of the biggest losers among basic materials stocks include:
- Intrepid Potash Inc (IPI): IPI stock is down 3.1% today.
- Novagold Resources Inc (NG): NG stock is down 2.5% today.
- Cvr Partners LP Common Units R (UAN): UAN stock is down 2.3% today.
- Steel Dynamics (STLD): STLD stock is down 1.3%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
- Georgia Gulf Corp (AXLL): AXLL stock is down 1.3% today.
- Rexnord Corp (RXN): RXN stock is down 1.3%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
- Precision Castparts Corp (PCP): PCP stock is down 1.2% today.
- Graphic Packaging Holding Company (GPK): GPK stock is down 1.0% today on 2 times normal volume.
- Wd-40 Company (WDFC): WDFC stock is down 1.0% today.
- Commercial Metals Company (CMC): CMC stock is down 0.9%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
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.