Hottest Basic Materials Stocks Now – MUSA HBM CLW FBR

MUSA leads basic materials stocks higher on Thursday

   
Hottest Basic Materials Stocks Now – MUSA HBM CLW FBR

Basic materials stocks finished down 2.0% on Wall Street today.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 2.0%, the Nasdaq fell 2.0% and the S&P 500 declined 2.0%.

Some of the biggest gainers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Murphy USA Inc. Common Stock Wh (MUSA): MUSA stock is up 0.7% today.
  • Hudbay Minerals Inc (HBM): HBM stock is up 0.7%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Clearwater Paper Corp (CLW): CLW stock is up 0.1% today.
  • Fibria Celulose S.A. (FBR): FBR stock is up 0.2% today.

Some of the biggest losers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Polypore International Inc (PPO): PPO stock is down 3.9% today.
  • Rockwood Holdings (ROC): ROC stock is down 3.4% today on 3 times normal volume.
  • Cytec Industries Inc (CYT): CYT stock is down 3.4% today.
  • W.R. Grace & Company (GRA): GRA stock is down 3.3%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • H. B. Fuller Company (FUL): FUL stock is down 3.2%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Rexnord Corp (RXN): RXN stock is down 3.2% today.
  • Royal Gold (RGLD): RGLD stock is down 3.2% today.
  • Allegheny Technologies Inc (ATI): ATI stock is down 3.1%, marking the ninth consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Eastman Chemical Company (EMN): EMN stock is down 3.0% today on 2 times normal volume.
  • Watts Water Technologies (WTS): WTS stock is down 3.0% 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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