Hottest Consumer Noncyclical Stocks Now – CLX LO CHD POST

AKO.A leads consumer noncyclical stocks lower on Monday

   
Hottest Consumer Noncyclical Stocks Now – CLX LO CHD POST

Consumer noncyclical stocks declined broadly on Wall Street today, with the sector seeing an overall decline of 0.2%.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was up 0.1%, the Nasdaq remained flat and the S&P 500 climbed 0.1%.

Some of the biggest gainers among consumer noncyclical stocks include:

  • Clorox Company (CLX): CLX stock is up 3.5% today on 4 times normal volume.
  • Lorillard Inc (LO): LO stock is up 1.1% today.
  • Church & Dwight Company (CHD): CHD stock is up 0.8% to a new 52-week high of $69.99.
  • Post Holdings Inc. (POST): POST stock is up 0.6%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Colgate-Palmolive Company (CL): CL stock is up 0.6% to $68.44, near the 52-week high of $68.47.
  • Newell Rubbermaid Inc (NWL): NWL stock is up 0.6%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Molson Coors Brewing Company (TAP): TAP stock is up 0.6% to a new 52-week high of $67.11.
  • Altria Group (MO): MO stock is up 0.5% to $41.61, near the 52-week high of $41.64.
  • Fresh Del Monte Produce (FDP): FDP stock is up 0.4%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Unilever Plc (UL): UL stock is up 0.4% today.

Some of the biggest losers among consumer noncyclical stocks include:

  • Embotell Andina Sa A (AKO.A): AKO.A stock is down 1.0% today.
  • Usana Health Sciences Inc (USNA): USNA stock is down 1.0% today.
  • Hershey Foods Corp (HSY): HSY stock is down 0.9% today.
  • Hain Celestial Group (HAIN): HAIN stock is down 0.5% today.
  • Fomento Economico Mexicano S.A.B. De C.V. (FMX): FMX stock is down 0.5% today.
  • General Mills (GIS): GIS stock is down 0.4% today.
  • Mondelez International Inc. Cl A (MDLZ): MDLZ stock is down 0.4% today.
  • Adecoagro S.A. (AGRO): AGRO stock is down 0.4% today.
  • Ingredion Inc (INGR): INGR stock is down 0.4% today.
  • Bunge Limited (BG): BG stock is down 0.4% 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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