Hottest Basic Materials Stocks Now – VHI PPG IP SHI

VHI leads basic materials stocks higher on Monday

   
Hottest Basic Materials Stocks Now – VHI PPG IP SHI

Basic materials stocks remained flat so far on Monday on Wall Street.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average stayed the same, the Nasdaq pushed 0.2% higher and the S&P 500 stayed consistent.

Some of the biggest gainers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Valhi Inc (VHI): VHI stock is up 6.0%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • PPG Industries (PPG): PPG stock is up 3.1% to a new 52-week high of $210.32.
  • International Paper Company (IP): IP stock is up 1.6%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Sinopec Shangai Petrochemical Company Ltd (SHI): SHI stock is up 1.1% today.
  • Polyone Corp (POL): POL stock is up 1.2% today.
  • Mrc Global Inc (MRC): MRC stock is up 0.9% today.
  • Kapstone Paper and Packaging Corp (KS): KS stock is up 1.2% today.
  • Stillwater Mining Company (SWC): SWC stock is up 1.1%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Praxair (PX): PX stock is up 0.9% today.
  • Cf Industries Holdings (CF): CF stock is up 0.8% today.

Some of the biggest losers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Novagold Resources Inc (NG): NG stock is down 2.7% today.
  • Worthington Industries (WOR): WOR stock is down 2.0% today.
  • Eldorado Gold Corp (EGO): EGO stock is down 1.9% today.
  • Century Aluminum Company (CENX): CENX stock is down 1.7% today.
  • Silver Wheaton Corp (SLW): SLW stock is down 1.8% today.
  • Curtiss-Wright Corp (CW): CW stock is down 1.4% today.
  • Pan American Silver (PAAS): PAAS stock is down 1.7% today.
  • National Steel Corp (SID): SID stock is down 1.4% today.
  • Aurico Gold Inc (AUQ): AUQ stock is down 2.1% today.
  • Domtar Corp (UFS): UFS stock is down 1.3% to a new 52-week low of $42.84.

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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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