Biggest Movers in Basic Materials Stocks Now – ABX FMC NEM KS

Basic materials stocks finished down on Wall Street today, down 0.2%.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 0.8%, the Nasdaq declined 1.0% and the S&P 500 fell 0.8%.

Some of the biggest gainers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Barrick Gold Corp (ABX): ABX stock is up 3.1% today on 2 times normal volume.
  • FMC Corp (FMC): FMC stock is up 2.9% today.
  • Newmont Mining Corp (NEM): NEM stock is up 2.3% today.
  • Kapstone Paper and Packaging Corp (KS): KS stock is up 2.1% today.
  • Bemis Company (BMS): BMS stock is up 1.7% today.
  • E.I. Du Pont De Nemours and Company (DD): DD stock is up 1.2% today.
  • Sealed Air Corp (SEE): SEE stock is up 1.2% today.
  • Albemarle Corp (ALB): ALB stock is up 1.2% today on 6 times normal volume.
  • Sonoco Products Company (SON): SON stock is up 1.1% today.

Some of the biggest losers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Arcelormittal (MT): MT stock is down 2.8% today.
  • Ferro Corp (FOE): FOE stock is down 2.7% today.
  • Albany International Corp (AIN): AIN stock is down 2.6% today.
  • Eastman Chemical Company (EMN): EMN stock is down 2.5% today.
  • Aluminum Corporation of China Ltd (ACH): ACH stock is down 2.3%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Bhp Billiton Limited (BHP): BHP stock is down 2.2% today.
  • Minerals Technologies Inc (MTX): MTX stock is down 2.1% today.
  • Watts Water Technologies (WTS): WTS stock is down 2.1% today.
  • Rio Tinto Plc (RIO): RIO stock is down 2.1% today.
  • Cabot Corp (CBT): CBT stock is down 2.1% 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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