Biggest Movers in Basic Materials Stocks Now – HMY KGC SLW AEM

PKG leads basic materials stocks lower on Friday

   
Biggest Movers in Basic Materials Stocks Now – HMY KGC SLW AEM

Basic materials stocks rose broadly on Wall Street on Friday, with the sector seeing an overall increase of 0.2%.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 0.5%, the Nasdaq declined 0.4% and the S&P 500 fell 0.5%.

Some of the biggest gainers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Harmony Gold Mining Co. Ltd (HMY): HMY stock is up 3.5% today.
  • Kinross Gold Corp (KGC): KGC stock is up 2.7% today.
  • Silver Wheaton Corp (SLW): SLW stock is up 2.7% today.
  • Agnico-Eagle Mines Limited (AEM): AEM stock is up 2.6% today.
  • Pan American Silver (PAAS): PAAS stock is up 2.5% today.
  • Albemarle Corp (ALB): ALB stock is up 2.3% today on 3 times normal volume.
  • Barrick Gold Corp (ABX): ABX stock is up 2.1% today.
  • Compass Minerals Intl Inc (CMP): CMP stock is up 2.1% today.
  • Valhi Inc (VHI): VHI stock is up 1.9% today.
  • Randgold Resources Limited (GOLD): GOLD stock is up 1.9% today.

Some of the biggest losers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Packaging Corporation of America (PKG): PKG stock is down 1.9% today.
  • Stepan Company (SCL): SCL stock is down 1.8% today.
  • Cabot Corp (CBT): CBT stock is down 1.7% today.
  • Calgon Carbon Corp (CCC): CCC stock is down 1.5%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Ternium S.A. (TX): TX stock is down 1.4% today.
  • Century Aluminum Company (CENX): CENX stock is down 1.3%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Albany International Corp (AIN): AIN stock is down 1.3% today.
  • RBC Bearings Inc (ROLL): ROLL stock is down 1.2% today.
  • Rexnord Corp (RXN): RXN stock is down 1.2% today.
  • Leucadia National Corp (LUK): LUK stock is down 1.1% today.

For more information on the best stocks to buy right now, check out the latest commentary on InvestorPlace.com.

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.


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