Biggest Movers in Basic Materials Stocks Now – CHMT FMC POT MWA

Basic materials stocks rose 0.3% on Wall Street on Friday morning.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 0.2%, the Nasdaq stayed level and the S&P 500 pushed 0.2% higher.

Some of the biggest gainers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Chemtura Corp (CHMT): CHMT stock is up 2.0%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • FMC Corp (FMC): FMC stock is up 2.2%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan Inc (POT): POT stock is up 1.9% today.
  • Mueller Water Products (MWA): MWA stock is up 1.6% today.
  • Balchem Corp (BCPC): BCPC stock is up 1.1%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Schweitzer-Mauduit International (SWM): SWM stock is up 1.4% today.
  • H. B. Fuller Company (FUL): FUL stock is up 1.4%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Intrepid Potash Inc (IPI): IPI stock is up 1.2% today.
  • Polypore International Inc (PPO): PPO stock is up 1.3% today.
  • Lyondellbasell Industries Nv (LYB): LYB stock is up 1.4% today.

Some of the biggest losers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Barrick Gold Corp (ABX): ABX stock is down 3.8% today.
  • Eldorado Gold Corp (EGO): EGO stock is down 3.8% today.
  • Sasol Ltd (SSL): SSL stock is down 3.6% today and down 22.0% in the last month.
  • Anglogold Ashanti Ltd (AU): AU stock is down 2.8%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Actuant Corp (ATU): ATU stock is down 2.8% today.
  • Agnico-Eagle Mines Limited (AEM): AEM stock is down 2.6% today.
  • Kinross Gold Corp (KGC): KGC stock is down 2.6% today.
  • Yamana Gold (AUY): AUY stock is down 2.7% today.
  • Goldcorp Inc (GG): GG stock is down 2.7%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Pan American Silver (PAAS): PAAS stock is down 2.6% 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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