Hottest Basic Materials Stocks Now – MRC GFI CHMT HMY

MRC leads basic materials stocks higher on Thursday

Basic materials stocks declined 0.2% on Wall Street on Thursday morning.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average declined 0.1%, the Nasdaq pushed 0.1% higher and the S&P 500 was down 0.1%.

Some of the biggest gainers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Mrc Global Inc (MRC): MRC stock is up 5.9% today.
  • Gold Fields Ltd (GFI): GFI stock is up 4.8% today.
  • Chemtura Corp (CHMT): CHMT stock is up 3.7% today.
  • Harmony Gold Mining Co. Ltd (HMY): HMY stock is up 2.9% today.
  • Kinross Gold Corp (KGC): KGC stock is up 2.5% today.
  • Trex Company (TREX): TREX stock is up 2.6% today.
  • Hudbay Minerals Inc (HBM): HBM stock is up 2.4% today.
  • Teck Resources Ltd (TCK): TCK stock is up 2.4% today.
  • Copene-Petroquimica Do Nordeste (BAK): BAK stock is up 2.0%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • New Gold Inc (NGD): NGD stock is up 2.3% today.

Some of the biggest losers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Vale S.A. (VALE): VALE stock is down 4.8% today.
  • Cvr Partners LP Common Units R (UAN): UAN stock is down 4.3% today.
  • Gerdau S.A. (GGB): GGB stock is down 2.5% today.
  • Westlake Chemical Corp (WLK): WLK stock is down 2.2% today.
  • Terra Nitrogen Company L.P. (TNH): TNH stock is down 1.6% today.
  • Sociedad Quimica Y Minera S.A. (SQM): SQM stock is down 1.6% today.
  • Lyondellbasell Industries Nv (LYB): LYB stock is down 2.0% today.
  • Ternium S.A. (TX): TX stock is down 1.5% today.
  • Mueller Water Products (MWA): MWA stock is down 1.1% today.
  • United States Steel Corp (X): X stock is down 1.2% 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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