Biggest Movers in Basic Materials Stocks Now – MUSA UAN CBT GFI

MUSA leads basic materials stocks higher on Friday

   
Biggest Movers in Basic Materials Stocks Now – MUSA UAN CBT GFI

Basic materials stocks rose 1.0% on Wall Street on Friday.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average pushed 1.2% higher, the Nasdaq was up 0.7% and the S&P 500 rose 1.2%.

Some of the biggest gainers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Murphy USA Inc. Common Stock Wh (MUSA): MUSA stock is up 2.8% today.
  • Cvr Partners LP Common Units R (UAN): UAN stock is up 2.8% today.
  • Cabot Corp (CBT): CBT stock is up 2.3% today.
  • Gold Fields Ltd (GFI): GFI stock is up 2.2% today.
  • Airgas Inc (ARG): ARG stock is up 2.2% today.
  • Globe Specialty Metals Inc (GSM): GSM stock is up 2.2% today.
  • Steel Dynamics (STLD): STLD stock is up 2.2% today.
  • Albany International Corp (AIN): AIN stock is up 2.0% today.
  • Nucor Corp (NUE): NUE stock is up 2.0% today.
  • Curtiss-Wright Corp (CW): CW stock is up 1.9% today.

Some of the biggest losers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Novagold Resources Inc (NG): NG stock is down 3.9% today.
  • Stillwater Mining Company (SWC): SWC stock is down 0.6% today.
  • Agnico-Eagle Mines Limited (AEM): AEM stock is down 0.5% today.
  • Valhi Inc (VHI): VHI stock is down 0.4% today.
  • Southern Peru Copper Corp (SCCO): SCCO stock is down 0.4% today.
  • Randgold Resources Limited (GOLD): GOLD stock is down 0.4% today.
  • Harmony Gold Mining Co. Ltd (HMY): HMY stock is down 0.3% today.
  • Eldorado Gold Corp (EGO): EGO stock is down 0.2% today.
  • Innophos Holdings (IPHS): IPHS stock is down 0.2%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Crown Cork & Seal Company (CCK): CCK stock is down 0.2% 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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