Hottest Basic Materials Stocks Now – GFI HMY GSM SIM

GFI leads basic materials stocks higher on Wednesday

   
Hottest Basic Materials Stocks Now – GFI HMY GSM SIM

Basic materials stocks remained flat on Wednesday morning on Wall Street.

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

Some of the biggest gainers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Gold Fields Ltd (GFI): GFI stock is up 2.0% today.
  • Harmony Gold Mining Co. Ltd (HMY): HMY stock is up 1.7% today.
  • Globe Specialty Metals Inc (GSM): GSM stock is up 1.3% today.
  • Grupo Simec S.A. De C.V. (SIM): SIM stock is up 1.4% today.
  • First Majestic Silver (AG): AG stock is up 0.9% today.
  • Hudbay Minerals Inc (HBM): HBM stock is up 1.0% today.
  • Novagold Resources Inc (NG): NG stock is up 0.8% today.
  • New Gold Inc (NGD): NGD stock is up 0.6% today.
  • Kinross Gold Corp (KGC): KGC stock is up 0.8% today.
  • Bhp Billiton Limited (BHP): BHP stock is up 0.7% today.

Some of the biggest losers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Methanex Corp (MEOH): MEOH stock is down 2.0% today.
  • Valhi Inc (VHI): VHI stock is down 1.9% today.
  • Matthews International Corp (MATW): MATW stock is down 1.9% today.
  • Pohang Iron & Steel Co. (PKX): PKX stock is down 1.7% today.
  • Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (CLF): CLF stock is down 1.7% today.
  • AK Steel Holding Corp (AKS): AKS stock is down 1.5% today.
  • Cameco Corp (CCJ): CCJ stock is down 1.6% today.
  • United States Steel Corp (X): X stock is down 1.2% today.
  • Steel Dynamics (STLD): STLD stock is down 1.2% today.
  • Crane Company (CR): CR stock is down 1.1% today.

For more information on the best stocks to buy right now, check out the latest commentary on InvestorPlace.com.

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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