Biggest Movers in Basic Materials Stocks Now – ACH IOSP NG AUQ

ACH leads basic materials stocks higher on Wednesday

   
Biggest Movers in Basic Materials Stocks Now – ACH IOSP NG AUQ

Basic materials stocks advanced 0.2% on Wall Street on Wednesday morning.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average stayed the same, the Nasdaq was down 0.1% and the S&P 500 remained flat.

Some of the biggest gainers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Aluminum Corporation of China Ltd (ACH): ACH stock is up 8.1% today and up 29.2% in the last month.
  • Innospec Inc (IOSP): IOSP stock is up 5.2% today.
  • Novagold Resources Inc (NG): NG stock is up 2.7% today.
  • Aurico Gold Inc (AUQ): AUQ stock is up 2.7% today.
  • Iamgold Corp (IAG): IAG stock is up 2.8% today.
  • Stillwater Mining Company (SWC): SWC stock is up 2.8% today.
  • Kinross Gold Corp (KGC): KGC stock is up 2.8% today.
  • Agnico-Eagle Mines Limited (AEM): AEM stock is up 2.5% today.
  • First Majestic Silver (AG): AG stock is up 2.7% today.
  • New Gold Inc (NGD): NGD stock is up 2.2% today.

Some of the biggest losers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Parker-Hannifin Corp (PH): PH stock is down 6.1% today.
  • Southern Peru Copper Corp (SCCO): SCCO stock is down 2.4% today.
  • Greif Bros. Corp (GEF.B): GEF.B stock is down 1.8% today.
  • National Steel Corp (SID): SID stock is down 1.6% today.
  • Georgia Gulf Corp (AXLL): AXLL stock is down 1.5% today.
  • Polypore International Inc (PPO): PPO stock is down 1.2% today.
  • Curtiss-Wright Corp (CW): CW stock is down 1.0% today.
  • DOW Chemical Company (DOW): DOW stock is down 1.0% today.
  • Dover Corp (DOV): DOV stock is down 0.8% today.
  • Calgon Carbon Corp (CCC): CCC stock is down 0.8% 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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