Hottest Basic Materials Stocks Now – GFI AU SXT BVN

GFI leads basic materials stocks higher on Tuesday

Basic materials stocks declined on Wall Street on Tuesday morning, down 0.8%.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 0.4%, the Nasdaq fell 0.5% and the S&P 500 was down 0.4%.

Some of the biggest gainers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Gold Fields Ltd (GFI): GFI stock is up 2.2% today.
  • Anglogold Ashanti Ltd (AU): AU stock is up 2.4% today.
  • Sensient Technologies Corp (SXT): SXT stock is up 1.6% today.
  • Compania Mina Buenaventura S.A. (BVN): BVN stock is up 1.7% today.
  • Kinross Gold Corp (KGC): KGC stock is up 0.9% today.
  • Leucadia National Corp (LUK): LUK stock is up 0.8% today.
  • Eldorado Gold Corp (EGO): EGO stock is up 0.9% today.
  • Weyerhaeuser Company (WY): WY stock is up 0.6% today.
  • Agnico-Eagle Mines Limited (AEM): AEM stock is up 0.8% today.
  • Fibria Celulose S.A. (FBR): FBR stock is up 0.6% today.

Some of the biggest losers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Teck Resources Ltd (TCK): TCK stock is down 7.1% today.
  • Allegheny Technologies Inc (ATI): ATI stock is down 3.0% today.
  • Aluminum Corporation of China Ltd (ACH): ACH stock is down 3.4% today.
  • Sasol Ltd (SSL): SSL stock is down 3.3% today.
  • Bhp Billiton Plc (BBL): BBL stock is down 3.0% today.
  • Domtar Corp (UFS): UFS stock is down 3.0% today.
  • Vale S.A. (VALE): VALE stock is down 2.8% today.
  • Rio Tinto Plc (RIO): RIO stock is down 2.4% today.
  • Worthington Industries (WOR): WOR stock is down 3.0% today.
  • Westlake Chemical Corp (WLK): WLK stock is down 2.5% 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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