Capital goods stocks advanced broadly on Wall Street on Thursday morning, with the sector seeing an overall increase of 0.6%.
More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 0.3%, the Nasdaq climbed 0.4% and the S&P 500 was up 0.3%.
Some of the biggest gainers among capital goods stocks include:
- The Middleby Corp (MIDD): MIDD stock is up 15.3% today.
- Esterline Technologies Corp (ESL): ESL stock is up 2.9%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
- Primoris Services Corp (PRIM): PRIM stock is up 2.1% today.
- Astronics Corp (ATRO): ATRO stock is up 1.8% today.
- Ingersoll-Rand Plc (Ireland) (IR): IR stock is up 1.9% today.
- U.S. Silica Holdings Inc (SLCA): SLCA stock is up 0.8% today.
- Cemex S.A.B. De C.V. Sponsored (CX): CX stock is up 1.2% today.
- Heico Corp (HEI): HEI stock is up 1.2%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
- Forest City Ent Cl A (FCE.A): FCE.A stock is up 1.2% today.
- Terex Corp (TEX): TEX stock is up 1.0% today.
Some of the biggest losers among capital goods stocks include:
- Harsco Corp (HSC): HSC stock is down 10.1% today.
- Elbit Systems Ltd (ESLT): ESLT stock is down 1.3%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
- Louisiana-Pacific Corp (LPX): LPX stock is down 1.4% today.
- Chart Industries (GTLS): GTLS stock is down 0.8%, marking the sixth consecutive day the stock has decreased.
- Tenaris S.A. (TS): TS stock is down 1.0%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
- Tennant Company (TNC): TNC stock is down 0.8% today.
- Dresser-Rand Group Inc (DRC): DRC stock is down 0.7% today.
- Vulcan Materials Company (VMC): VMC stock is down 0.8% today.
- NCI Building Systems (NCS): NCS stock is down 0.8% today.
- Quanta Services (PWR): PWR stock is down 0.7% today.
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.