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Hottest Basic Materials Stocks Now – EGO NGD AUY AEM

GPRE leads basic materials stocks lower on Thursday


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

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

Some of the biggest gainers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Eldorado Gold Corp (EGO): EGO stock is up 4.6% today.
  • New Gold Inc (NGD): NGD stock is up 4.2% today and up 30.8% in the last month.
  • Yamana Gold (AUY): AUY stock is up 3.4% today.
  • Agnico-Eagle Mines Limited (AEM): AEM stock is up 3.2% to a new 52-week high of $36.40.
  • Iamgold Corp (IAG): IAG stock is up 3.5% today and up 28.5% in the last month.
  • Novagold Resources Inc (NG): NG stock is up 3.4% today and up 36.2% in the last month.
  • Harmony Gold Mining Co. Ltd (HMY): HMY stock is up 3.0% today.
  • First Majestic Silver (AG): AG stock is up 3.0%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Compania Mina Buenaventura S.A. (BVN): BVN stock is up 3.2%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Hecla Mining Company (HL): HL stock is up 3.5%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.

Some of the biggest losers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Green Plains Renewable Energy (GPRE): GPRE stock is down 4.4% today.
  • Polypore International Inc (PPO): PPO stock is down 4.0% today.
  • Sinopec Shangai Petrochemical Company Ltd (SHI): SHI stock is down 3.6% today.
  • Actuant Corp (ATU): ATU stock is down 2.8% today.
  • AK Steel Holding Corp (AKS): AKS stock is down 1.8% today.
  • Parker-Hannifin Corp (PH): PH stock is down 1.5% today.
  • Clearwater Paper Corp (CLW): CLW stock is down 1.6% today.
  • Cameco Corp (CCJ): CCJ stock is down 1.4% today.
  • Alcoa Inc (AA): AA stock is down 0.6% today.
  • Aluminum Corporation of China Ltd (ACH): ACH stock is down 0.8% 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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