Biggest Movers in Basic Materials Stocks Now – VHI GFI EMN

VHI leads basic materials stocks higher on Friday

Basic materials stocks declined on Wall Street today, down 1.6%.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average declined 0.5%, the Nasdaq increased 0.2% and the S&P 500 was down 0.5%.

Only one stock in the basic materials sectors showed gains:

  • Valhi Inc (VHI): VHI stock is up 0.2% today.

Some of the biggest losers among basic materials stocks include:

  • New Gold Inc (NGD): NGD stock is down 6.0% today.
  • Terra Nitrogen Company L.P. (TNH): TNH stock is down 5.7% today.
  • Gold Fields Ltd (GFI): GFI stock is down 4.6% today.
  • Eastman Chemical Company (EMN): EMN stock is down 4.6% today.
  • Steel Dynamics (STLD): STLD stock is down 4.5% today.
  • Allegheny Technologies Inc (ATI): ATI stock is down 4.1% today.
  • W.R. Grace & Company (GRA): GRA stock is down 4.1% today.
  • Southern Peru Copper Corp (SCCO): SCCO stock is down 4.1% today.
  • Rio Tinto Plc (RIO): RIO stock is down 4.1% today.
  • Hecla Mining Company (HL): HL stock is down 4.0% 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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