Biggest Movers in Basic Materials Stocks Now – SCCO CCC KRO SMG

BERY leads basic materials stocks lower on Friday

   
Biggest Movers in Basic Materials Stocks Now – SCCO CCC KRO SMG

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.

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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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