Biggest Movers in Capital Goods Stocks Now – BECN NVR MTH MLM

BECN leads capital goods stocks higher on Wednesday

   
Biggest Movers in Capital Goods Stocks Now – BECN NVR MTH MLM

Capital goods stocks declined broadly on Wall Street today, with the sector seeing an overall decline of 0.4%.

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

Some of the biggest gainers among capital goods stocks include:

  • Beacon Roofing Supply (BECN): BECN stock is up 1.9% today on 2 times normal volume.
  • NVR Inc (NVR): NVR stock is up 1.6%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Meritage Corp (MTH): MTH stock is up 1.2%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Martin Marietta Materials (MLM): MLM stock is up 1.2% today.
  • NCI Building Systems (NCS): NCS stock is up 1.1% today.
  • Lennar Corp (LEN.B): LEN.B stock is up 0.8% today.
  • Empresas Ica Soc Contrladora (ICA): ICA stock is up 0.8% today.
  • M.D.C. Holdings (MDC): MDC stock is up 0.7%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • KBR Inc (KBR): KBR stock is up 0.6% today.
  • Jacobs Engineering Group Inc (JEC): JEC stock is up 0.6% today.

Some of the biggest losers among capital goods stocks include:

  • Heico Corp (HEI): HEI stock is down 1.7% today.
  • Caesarstone Sdot-Yam Ltd (CSTE): CSTE stock is down 1.3% today.
  • Deere & Company (DE): DE stock is down 1.1% today.
  • Granite Construction Inc (GVA): GVA stock is down 1.1% today.
  • Flowserve Corp (FLS): FLS stock is down 1.0% today.
  • United Technologies Corp (UTX): UTX stock is down 1.0%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Tennant Company (TNC): TNC stock is down 1.0% today.
  • Esterline Technologies Corp (ESL): ESL stock is down 1.0% today.
  • Orbital Sciences Corp (ORB): ORB stock is down 0.9%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Kennametal Inc (KMT): KMT stock is down 0.9% 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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