Hottest Basic Materials Stocks Now – SHI SSD TREX IPI

FOE leads basic materials stocks lower on Monday

   
Hottest Basic Materials Stocks Now – SHI SSD TREX IPI

Basic materials stocks fell broadly on Wall Street on Monday morning, with the sector seeing an overall decline of 0.3%.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average stayed level, the Nasdaq was unchanged and the S&P 500 remained flat.

Some of the biggest gainers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Sinopec Shangai Petrochemical Company Ltd (SHI): SHI stock is up 4.5%, marking the fifth consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Simpson Manufacturing Company (SSD): SSD stock is up 3.0% today.
  • Trex Company (TREX): TREX stock is up 1.5% today.
  • Intrepid Potash Inc (IPI): IPI stock is up 1.3% today.
  • Randgold Resources Limited (GOLD): GOLD stock is up 1.3%, marking the fifth consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Sociedad Quimica Y Minera S.A. (SQM): SQM stock is up 1.2% today.
  • Chemtura Corp (CHMT): CHMT stock is up 1.0% today.
  • Watts Water Technologies (WTS): WTS stock is up 1.1% today.
  • New Gold Inc (NGD): NGD stock is up 1.1% today and up 23.0% in the last month.
  • Compania Mina Buenaventura S.A. (BVN): BVN stock is up 1.0%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.

Some of the biggest losers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Ferro Corp (FOE): FOE stock is down 2.3% today.
  • Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (CLF): CLF stock is down 2.3% today and down 20.8% in the last month.
  • Calgon Carbon Corp (CCC): CCC stock is down 1.4%, marking the fifth consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Century Aluminum Company (CENX): CENX stock is down 2.0% today.
  • Arcelormittal (MT): MT stock is down 1.3%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Crane Company (CR): CR stock is down 1.2%, marking the fifth consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Allegheny Technologies Inc (ATI): ATI stock is down 1.2% today.
  • Clearwater Paper Corp (CLW): CLW stock is down 1.0% today.
  • Ternium S.A. (TX): TX stock is down 0.8% today.
  • Alcoa Inc (AA): AA stock is down 1.0% 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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