Hottest Basic Materials Stocks Now – NG GFI BVN AU

SIM leads basic materials stocks lower on Monday

   
Hottest Basic Materials Stocks Now – NG GFI BVN AU

Basic materials stocks rose 0.3% on Wall Street on Monday.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average stayed consistent, the Nasdaq rose 0.2% and the S&P 500 stayed level.

Some of the biggest gainers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Novagold Resources Inc (NG): NG stock is up 3.4% today and up 40.8% in the last month.
  • Gold Fields Ltd (GFI): GFI stock is up 3.3% today.
  • Compania Mina Buenaventura S.A. (BVN): BVN stock is up 3.1%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Anglogold Ashanti Ltd (AU): AU stock is up 2.7% today.
  • First Majestic Silver (AG): AG stock is up 2.6% today and up 28.8% in the last month.
  • Pan American Silver (PAAS): PAAS stock is up 2.3% today and up 24.1% in the last month.
  • Yamana Gold (AUY): AUY stock is up 2.1% today.
  • Southern Peru Copper Corp (SCCO): SCCO stock is up 2.1%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Hecla Mining Company (HL): HL stock is up 2.1% today and up 24.5% in the last month.
  • Iamgold Corp (IAG): IAG stock is up 2.0%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.

Some of the biggest losers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Grupo Simec S.A. De C.V. (SIM): SIM stock is down 1.7% today.
  • H. B. Fuller Company (FUL): FUL stock is down 1.6% today.
  • Sealed Air Corp (SEE): SEE stock is down 1.5% today.
  • Airgas Inc (ARG): ARG stock is down 0.9% today on 3 times normal volume.
  • Precision Castparts Corp (PCP): PCP stock is down 0.8% today.
  • Bhp Billiton Limited (BHP): BHP stock is down 0.6% today.
  • Sun Hydraulics Corp (SNHY): SNHY stock is down 0.6% today.
  • Kapstone Paper and Packaging Corp (KS): KS stock is down 0.6% today.
  • Calgon Carbon Corp (CCC): CCC stock is down 0.6% today.
  • Polypore International Inc (PPO): PPO stock is down 0.6% 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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