Hottest Basic Materials Stocks Now – SEE CCK VHI CIX

Basic materials stocks rose 0.2% on Wall Street so far on Tuesday.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average pushed 0.6% higher, the Nasdaq increased 0.8% and the S&P 500 was up 0.6%.

Some of the biggest gainers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Sealed Air Corp (SEE): SEE stock is up 8.9% today.
  • Crown Cork & Seal Company (CCK): CCK stock is up 5.7% today.
  • Valhi Inc (VHI): VHI stock is up 2.4% today.
  • Compx International Inc (CIX): CIX stock is up 2.3%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Murphy USA Inc. Common Stock Wh (MUSA): MUSA stock is up 1.7% today.
  • Kapstone Paper and Packaging Corp (KS): KS stock is up 1.6% today.
  • Ball Corp (BLL): BLL stock is up 1.8% today.
  • Albany International Corp (AIN): AIN stock is up 1.6% today.
  • Bemis Company (BMS): BMS stock is up 1.3% today.
  • Owens-Illinois (OI): OI stock is up 1.2% today.

Some of the biggest losers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Eldorado Gold Corp (EGO): EGO stock is down 6.5% today.
  • Vale S.A. (VALE): VALE stock is down 4.9% today.
  • Sasol Ltd (SSL): SSL stock is down 4.0% today.
  • Gerdau S.A. (GGB): GGB stock is down 3.2% today.
  • Barrick Gold Corp (ABX): ABX stock is down 3.4% today.
  • Goldcorp Inc (GG): GG stock is down 3.0% today.
  • Kinross Gold Corp (KGC): KGC stock is down 3.3% today.
  • Randgold Resources Limited (GOLD): GOLD stock is down 3.0% today.
  • Teck Resources Ltd (TCK): TCK stock is down 3.0% today.
  • Allegheny Technologies Inc (ATI): ATI stock is down 2.9% 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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