Biggest Movers in Basic Materials Stocks Now – SWC KGC HL GG

Basic materials stocks declined on Wall Street today, down 0.1%.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average declined 0.4%, the Nasdaq was down 0.3% and the S&P 500 fell 0.4%.

Some of the biggest gainers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Stillwater Mining Company (SWC): SWC stock is up 3.4% today.
  • Kinross Gold Corp (KGC): KGC stock is up 3.1% today.
  • Hecla Mining Company (HL): HL stock is up 2.5% today.
  • Goldcorp Inc (GG): GG stock is up 2.4% today.
  • Newmont Mining Corp (NEM): NEM stock is up 2.3% today.
  • Methanex Corp (MEOH): MEOH stock is up 2.2% today.
  • Albemarle Corp (ALB): ALB stock is up 2.1%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Valhi Inc (VHI): VHI stock is up 2.1% today.
  • Bhp Billiton Plc (BBL): BBL stock is up 2.0% today.
  • Minerals Technologies Inc (MTX): MTX stock is up 2.0% today.

Some of the biggest losers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Georgia Gulf Corp (AXLL): AXLL stock is down 2.1% today.
  • Worthington Industries (WOR): WOR stock is down 2.1% today.
  • Ashland Inc (ASH): ASH stock is down 1.8% today.
  • Kronos Worldwide Inc (KRO): KRO stock is down 1.7% today.
  • Albany International Corp (AIN): AIN stock is down 1.7% today.
  • Polypore International Inc (PPO): PPO stock is down 1.6% today.
  • Innospec Inc (IOSP): IOSP stock is down 1.5% today.
  • Schweitzer-Mauduit International (SWM): SWM stock is down 1.4% today.
  • Curtiss-Wright Corp (CW): CW stock is down 1.4% today.
  • Calgon Carbon Corp (CCC): CCC stock is down 1.3% 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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