Basic materials stocks finished down 0.4% on Wall Street on Friday.
More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 0.2%, the Nasdaq pushed 0.2% higher and the S&P 500 declined 0.2%.
Some of the biggest gainers among basic materials stocks include:
- Southern Peru Copper Corp (SCCO): SCCO stock is up 2.3% today.
- Calgon Carbon Corp (CCC): CCC stock is up 0.9% today.
- Kronos Worldwide Inc (KRO): KRO stock is up 0.9% today.
- Scotts Miracle-Gro Company (SMG): SMG stock is up 0.8% today.
- Olin Corp (OLN): OLN stock is up 0.8% today.
- Steel Dynamics (STLD): STLD stock is up 0.7% today.
- Cameco Corp (CCJ): CCJ stock is up 0.7% today.
- Green Plains Renewable Energy (GPRE): GPRE stock is up 0.7% today.
- Domtar Corp (UFS): UFS stock is up 0.6% today.
- Alcoa Inc (AA): AA stock is up 0.6% today.
Some of the biggest losers among basic materials stocks include:
- Berry Plastics Group Inc (BERY): BERY stock is down 1.7% today.
- Huntsman Corp (HUN): HUN stock is down 1.5% today.
- Polypore International Inc (PPO): PPO stock is down 1.5% today.
- Sociedad Quimica Y Minera S.A. (SQM): SQM stock is down 1.3% today.
- Barrick Gold Corp (ABX): ABX stock is down 1.1%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has decreased.
- Intrepid Potash Inc (IPI): IPI stock is down 1.1% today.
- International Paper Company (IP): IP stock is down 1.0% today.
- Owens-Illinois (OI): OI stock is down 1.0% today.
- Harmony Gold Mining Co. Ltd (HMY): HMY stock is down 1.0% today.
- Cf Industries Holdings (CF): CF stock is down 1.0% 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.