Biggest Movers in Basic Materials Stocks Now – FBR MOS AXLL FCX

Basic materials stocks rose broadly on Wall Street on Tuesday, with the sector seeing an overall increase of 0.5%.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average stayed level, the Nasdaq increased 0.3% and the S&P 500 stayed consistent.

Some of the biggest gainers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Fibria Celulose S.A. (FBR): FBR stock is up 2.3% today and up 20.4% in the last month.
  • Mosaic Company (MOS): MOS stock is up 1.6% today.
  • Georgia Gulf Corp (AXLL): AXLL stock is up 1.5% today.
  • Freeport-Mcmoran Inc. (FCX): FCX stock is up 1.5% today.
  • Grupo Simec S.A. De C.V. (SIM): SIM stock is up 1.4% today.
  • Syngenta Ag (SYT): SYT stock is up 1.2% today.
  • Monsanto Company (MON): MON stock is up 1.2% today.
  • Terra Nitrogen Company L.P. (TNH): TNH stock is up 1.2% today.
  • Southern Peru Copper Corp (SCCO): SCCO stock is up 1.2% today.

Some of the biggest losers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Graphic Packaging Holding Company (GPK): GPK stock is down 1.7% today.
  • Sealed Air Corp (SEE): SEE stock is down 1.6% today on 2 times normal volume.
  • Packaging Corporation of America (PKG): PKG stock is down 1.3% today.
  • RPM International Inc (RPM): RPM stock is down 1.2% today.
  • Kaman Corp (KAMN): KAMN stock is down 1.2% today.
  • Olin Corp (OLN): OLN stock is down 1.1% today.
  • Berry Plastics Group Inc (BERY): BERY stock is down 1.0% today.
  • Quaker Chemical Corp (KWR): KWR stock is down 0.9% today.
  • Meadwestvaco Corp (MWV): MWV stock is down 0.8% today.
  • Reliance Steel & Aluminum Company (RS): RS 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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