Biggest Movers in Basic Materials Stocks Now – STLD PPO X GPRE

STLD leads basic materials stocks higher on Monday

   
Biggest Movers in Basic Materials Stocks Now – STLD PPO X GPRE

Basic materials stocks fell on Wall Street so far on Monday, down 0.3%.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 0.3%, the Nasdaq declined 0.3% and the S&P 500 was down 0.3%.

Some of the biggest gainers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Steel Dynamics (STLD): STLD stock is up 6.5% today.
  • Polypore International Inc (PPO): PPO stock is up 2.7% today.
  • United States Steel Corp (X): X stock is up 1.9% today.
  • Green Plains Renewable Energy (GPRE): GPRE stock is up 1.0% today.
  • Hudbay Minerals Inc (HBM): HBM stock is up 1.4% today.
  • Cytec Industries Inc (CYT): CYT stock is up 0.8% today.
  • Cameco Corp (CCJ): CCJ stock is up 0.8%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Celanese Corp (CE): CE stock is up 0.8% today.
  • Pohang Iron & Steel Co. (PKX): PKX stock is up 0.7% today.

Some of the biggest losers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Fibria Celulose S.A. (FBR): FBR stock is down 2.6%, marking the fifth consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • International Paper Company (IP): IP stock is down 2.4% today.
  • Graphic Packaging Holding Company (GPK): GPK stock is down 1.9% today.
  • Kapstone Paper and Packaging Corp (KS): KS stock is down 1.8% today.
  • Packaging Corporation of America (PKG): PKG stock is down 1.5% today.
  • Gold Fields Ltd (GFI): GFI stock is down 1.8% today.
  • Gerdau S.A. (GGB): GGB stock is down 1.5%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Ferro Corp (FOE): FOE stock is down 1.8% today.
  • Glatfelter (GLT): GLT stock is down 1.4% today.
  • Domtar Corp (UFS): UFS stock is down 1.3% today.

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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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