Hottest Basic Materials Stocks Now – MWV SWM AIN WDFC

Basic materials stocks declined on Wall Street on Tuesday, down 1.0%.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 0.3%, the Nasdaq was down 0.3% and the S&P 500 declined 0.3%.

Some of the biggest gainers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Meadwestvaco Corp (MWV): MWV stock is up 1.2% today.
  • Schweitzer-Mauduit International (SWM): SWM stock is up 1.1% today.
  • Albany International Corp (AIN): AIN stock is up 1.0% today.
  • Wd-40 Company (WDFC): WDFC stock is up 1.0% today.
  • Aptargroup (ATR): ATR stock is up 0.9% today.
  • Ball Corp (BLL): BLL stock is up 0.9% today.
  • Domtar Corp (UFS): UFS stock is up 0.8% today.
  • Packaging Corporation of America (PKG): PKG stock is up 0.8% today.
  • Olin Corp (OLN): OLN stock is up 0.8%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Graphic Packaging Holding Company (GPK): GPK stock is up 0.8%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.

Some of the biggest losers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Compania Mina Buenaventura S.A. (BVN): BVN stock is down 4.3% today.
  • Agnico-Eagle Mines Limited (AEM): AEM stock is down 4.1% today.
  • Barrick Gold Corp (ABX): ABX stock is down 3.9% today.
  • Silver Wheaton Corp (SLW): SLW stock is down 3.9% today.
  • Kaman Corp (KAMN): KAMN stock is down 3.8% today on 3 times normal volume.
  • Pan American Silver (PAAS): PAAS stock is down 3.7% today.
  • Allegheny Technologies Inc (ATI): ATI stock is down 3.4% today.
  • Cameco Corp (CCJ): CCJ stock is down 3.4% today.
  • DOW Chemical Company (DOW): DOW stock is down 3.2% today.
  • Pohang Iron & Steel Co. (PKX): PKX stock is down 3.1%, 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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