Hottest Basic Materials Stocks Now – WDFC POL FUL NEU

Basic materials stocks rose 0.6% on Wall Street on Tuesday.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average pushed 0.6% higher, the Nasdaq rose 0.4% and the S&P 500 was up 0.6%.

Some of the biggest gainers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Wd-40 Company (WDFC): WDFC stock is up 3.0% today.
  • Polyone Corp (POL): POL stock is up 2.6% today.
  • H. B. Fuller Company (FUL): FUL stock is up 2.4% today.
  • Newmarket Corp (NEU): NEU stock is up 2.3% today.
  • Packaging Corporation of America (PKG): PKG stock is up 2.2% today.
  • Dover Corp (DOV): DOV stock is up 2.2% today on 3 times normal volume.
  • W.R. Grace & Company (GRA): GRA stock is up 2.0% today.
  • Graphic Packaging Holding Company (GPK): GPK stock is up 1.9% today.
  • Scotts Miracle-Gro Company (SMG): SMG stock is up 1.9% today.
  • RBC Bearings Inc (ROLL): ROLL stock is up 1.9% today.

Some of the biggest losers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Cameco Corp (CCJ): CCJ stock is down 3.7%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Kinross Gold Corp (KGC): KGC stock is down 3.0% today.
  • Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (CLF): CLF stock is down 2.4% today and down 28.0% in the last month.
  • Green Plains Renewable Energy (GPRE): GPRE stock is down 2.3%, marking the fifth consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Commercial Metals Company (CMC): CMC stock is down 2.0%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Gerdau S.A. (GGB): GGB stock is down 1.5%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Sociedad Quimica Y Minera S.A. (SQM): SQM stock is down 1.4%, marking the fifth consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Freeport-Mcmoran Inc. (FCX): FCX stock is down 1.3%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Hudbay Minerals Inc (HBM): HBM stock is down 1.2%, 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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