Biggest Movers in Basic Materials Stocks Now – ZINC CLF UAN GPRE

IPI leads basic materials stocks lower on Wednesday

   
Biggest Movers in Basic Materials Stocks Now – ZINC CLF UAN GPRE

Basic materials stocks rose 0.4% on Wall Street on Wednesday.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 0.2%, the Nasdaq was up 0.6% and the S&P 500 climbed 0.2%.

Some of the biggest gainers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Horsehead Holding (ZINC): ZINC stock is up 3.7%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (CLF): CLF stock is up 2.2% today.
  • Cvr Partners LP Common Units R (UAN): UAN stock is up 2.1%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Green Plains Renewable Energy (GPRE): GPRE stock is up 1.8% today and up 22.3% in the last month.
  • Airgas Inc (ARG): ARG stock is up 1.4% today.
  • Sasol Ltd (SSL): SSL stock is up 1.4%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • AK Steel Holding Corp (AKS): AKS stock is up 1.2% today.
  • Westlake Chemical Corp (WLK): WLK stock is up 1.2%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Southern Peru Copper Corp (SCCO): SCCO stock is up 1.2%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Eldorado Gold Corp (EGO): EGO stock is up 1.1% today.

Some of the biggest losers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Intrepid Potash Inc (IPI): IPI stock is down 1.8% today.
  • Iamgold Corp (IAG): IAG stock is down 1.6%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • A. Schulman (SHLM): SHLM stock is down 1.3% today.
  • Yamana Gold (AUY): AUY stock is down 1.2% today.
  • Polypore International Inc (PPO): PPO stock is down 1.2% today.
  • First Majestic Silver (AG): AG stock is down 1.2%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Cytec Industries Inc (CYT): CYT stock is down 1.1% today.
  • Randgold Resources Limited (GOLD): GOLD stock is down 1.1% today.
  • Calgon Carbon Corp (CCC): CCC stock is down 1.0% today.
  • Hecla Mining Company (HL): HL stock is down 0.9%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.

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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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