More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 0.3%, the Nasdaq was down 0.4% and the S&P 500 declined 0.3%.
Some of the biggest gainers among basic materials stocks include:
- Agnico-Eagle Mines Limited (AEM): AEM stock is up 6.1% today.
- Anglogold Ashanti Ltd (AU): AU stock is up 5.7% today.
- Kinross Gold Corp (KGC): KGC stock is up 5.2% today.
- Goldcorp Inc (GG): GG stock is up 5.3% today.
- Compania Mina Buenaventura S.A. (BVN): BVN stock is up 4.3% today.
- Yamana Gold (AUY): AUY stock is up 3.9% today.
- Eldorado Gold Corp (EGO): EGO stock is up 3.6% today.
- Newmont Mining Corp (NEM): NEM stock is up 4.2% today.
- Pan American Silver (PAAS): PAAS stock is up 5.4% today.
- Barrick Gold Corp (ABX): ABX stock is up 3.8% today.
Some of the biggest losers among basic materials stocks include:
- Glatfelter (GLT): GLT stock is down 1.8% today.
- Intrepid Potash Inc (IPI): IPI stock is down 3.0% today.
- Domtar Corp (UFS): UFS stock is down 1.6% today.
- Valhi Inc (VHI): VHI stock is down 1.6% today.
- Sasol Ltd (SSL): SSL stock is down 1.5% today.
- Minerals Technologies Inc (MTX): MTX stock is down 1.7% today.
- Polypore International Inc (PPO): PPO stock is down 0.6% today.
- Pohang Iron & Steel Co. (PKX): PKX stock is down 1.4% today.
- Sensient Technologies Corp (SXT): SXT stock is down 1.1% today.
- Aluminum Corporation of China Ltd (ACH): ACH stock is down 1.0% 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.