Biggest Movers in Consumer Noncyclical Stocks Now – K THS AVP DPS

K leads consumer noncyclical stocks higher on Wednesday

   
Biggest Movers in Consumer Noncyclical Stocks Now – K THS AVP DPS

Consumer noncyclical stocks rose broadly on Wall Street on Wednesday, with the sector seeing an overall increase of 0.9%.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average stayed level, the Nasdaq stayed the same and the S&P 500 was steady.

Some of the biggest gainers among consumer noncyclical stocks include:

  • Kellogg Company (K): K stock is up 2.2% today on 2 times normal volume.
  • Treehouse Foods (THS): THS stock is up 2.0% today.
  • Avon Products (AVP): AVP stock is up 2.0%, marking the sixth consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Dr Pepper Snapple Group Inc (DPS): DPS stock is up 1.9% today.
  • Clorox Company (CLX): CLX stock is up 1.9% today.
  • Flowers Foods (FLO): FLO stock is up 1.8% today.
  • General Mills (GIS): GIS stock is up 1.7% today.
  • Colgate-Palmolive Company (CL): CL stock is up 1.6% today.
  • Coca-Cola Enterprises (CCE): CCE stock is up 1.6% today.
  • Mccormick & Company Inc (MKC): MKC stock is up 1.5% today.

Only one stock in the consumer noncyclical sectors showed losses:

  • Deluxe Corp (DLX): DLX stock is down 0.1% 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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