Biggest Movers in Basic Materials Stocks Now – SMG UAN GPK SWM

WOR leads basic materials stocks lower on Thursday

Basic materials stocks declined broadly on Wall Street on Thursday, with the sector seeing an overall decline of 0.2%.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was unchanged, the Nasdaq was down 0.1% and the S&P 500 remained flat.

Some of the biggest gainers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Scotts Miracle-Gro Company (SMG): SMG stock is up 1.8% today.
  • Cvr Partners LP Common Units R (UAN): UAN stock is up 1.5% today.
  • Graphic Packaging Holding Company (GPK): GPK stock is up 1.0% today.
  • Schweitzer-Mauduit International (SWM): SWM stock is up 0.9% today.
  • Alcoa Inc (AA): AA stock is up 0.8% today.
  • Rti International Metals (RTI): RTI stock is up 0.8% today.
  • Celanese Corp (CE): CE stock is up 0.7% today.
  • Packaging Corporation of America (PKG): PKG stock is up 0.7% today.
  • Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan Inc (POT): POT stock is up 0.7% today.
  • Weyerhaeuser Company (WY): WY stock is up 0.4% today.

Some of the biggest losers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Worthington Industries (WOR): WOR stock is down 3.1% today.
  • Vale S.A. (VALE): VALE stock is down 2.7% today.
  • Hecla Mining Company (HL): HL stock is down 2.7% today.
  • Allegheny Technologies Inc (ATI): ATI stock is down 2.6% today.
  • Nucor Corp (NUE): NUE stock is down 2.3% today.
  • Reliance Steel & Aluminum Company (RS): RS stock is down 2.3% today.
  • Newmarket Corp (NEU): NEU stock is down 2.0% today.
  • Carpenter Technology Corp (CRS): CRS stock is down 2.0% today.
  • Eldorado Gold Corp (EGO): EGO stock is down 1.8% today.
  • Meadwestvaco Corp (MWV): MWV stock is down 1.7% 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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