Capital goods stocks rose broadly on Wall Street today, with the sector seeing an overall increase of 0.4%.
More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was up 0.4%, the Nasdaq climbed 0.4% and the S&P 500 was up 0.4%.
Some of the biggest gainers among capital goods stocks include:
- Forest City Ent Cl A (FCE.A): FCE.A stock is up 1.7%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
- Ingersoll-Rand Plc (Ireland) (IR): IR stock is up 1.5% today.
- Caterpillar Inc (CAT): CAT stock is up 1.4% today.
- Tennant Company (TNC): TNC stock is up 1.4% today.
- Fastenal Company (FAST): FAST stock is up 1.2% today on 2 times normal volume.
- Louisiana-Pacific Corp (LPX): LPX stock is up 1.1% today.
- Spirit Aerosystems Holdings (SPR): SPR stock is up 1.0% today.
- Deere & Company (DE): DE stock is up 1.0% today.
- Kennametal Inc (KMT): KMT stock is up 0.9% today.
- Wesco Aircraft Holdings Inc (WAIR): WAIR stock is up 0.9% today.
Some of the biggest losers among capital goods stocks include:
- The Middleby Corp (MIDD): MIDD stock is down 0.9% today and down 69.2% in the last month.
- Empresas Ica Soc Contrladora (ICA): ICA stock is down 0.8% today.
- Heico Cp Cl A (HEI.A): HEI.A stock is down 0.8% today.
- Beacon Roofing Supply (BECN): BECN stock is down 0.7%, marking the eighth consecutive day the stock has decreased.
- Armstrong World Industries Inc (AWI): AWI stock is down 0.6% today.
- Tutor Perini Corp (TPC): TPC stock is down 0.6% today.
- Heico Corp (HEI): HEI stock is down 0.6% today.
- Exelis Inc. Common Stock New Wh (XLS): XLS stock is down 0.5% today.
- Harsco Corp (HSC): HSC stock is down 0.5% today.
- Moog Inc (MOG.A): MOG.A stock is down 0.5% today.
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.