Hottest Capital Goods Stocks Now – LPX PRIM FBHS MTZ

LNN leads capital goods stocks lower on Monday

   
Hottest Capital Goods Stocks Now – LPX PRIM FBHS MTZ

Capital goods stocks finished up 0.3% on Wall Street on Monday.

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

Some of the biggest gainers among capital goods stocks include:

  • Louisiana-Pacific Corp (LPX): LPX stock is up 2.5% today.
  • Primoris Services Corp (PRIM): PRIM stock is up 2.0% today.
  • Fortune Brands Home & Security (FBHS): FBHS stock is up 1.8%, marking the fifth consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Mastec Inc (MTZ): MTZ stock is up 1.7% today.
  • KBR Inc (KBR): KBR stock is up 1.3% today.
  • Lincoln Electric Holdings (LECO): LECO stock is up 1.3% today.
  • Caterpillar Inc (CAT): CAT stock is up 1.3% today.
  • KB Home (KBH): KBH stock is up 1.2% today.
  • Standard Pacific LP (SPF): SPF stock is up 1.2% today.
  • Teledyne Technologies Inc (TDY): TDY stock is up 1.1% today.

Some of the biggest losers among capital goods stocks include:

  • Lindsay Corp (LNN): LNN stock is down 0.9%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • AAR Corp (AIR): AIR stock is down 0.6% today.
  • Cubic Corp (CUB): CUB stock is down 0.6% today.
  • Boeing Company (BA): BA stock is down 0.3%, marking the ninth consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Lennox International (LII): LII stock is down 0.3%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Raytheon Company (RTN): RTN stock is down 0.3% today.
  • Dxp Enterprises (DXPE): DXPE stock is down 0.3% today.
  • Rockwell Collins (COL): COL stock is down 0.2% today.
  • Orbital Sciences Corp (ORB): ORB stock is down 0.2% today.
  • Valmont Industries (VMI): VMI stock is down 0.1%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.

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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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