Hottest Basic Materials Stocks Now – TX CF IP PKX

NEU leads basic materials stocks lower on Friday

Basic materials stocks finished up 0.8% on Wall Street on Friday.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average increased 0.2%, the Nasdaq pushed 1.4% higher and the S&P 500 climbed 0.2%.

Some of the biggest gainers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Ternium S.A. (TX): TX stock is up 2.0% today.
  • Cf Industries Holdings (CF): CF stock is up 1.6% today.
  • International Paper Company (IP): IP stock is up 1.5% today.
  • Pohang Iron & Steel Co. (PKX): PKX stock is up 1.5% today.
  • Weyerhaeuser Company (WY): WY stock is up 1.5% today.
  • Greif Bros. Corp (GEF.B): GEF.B stock is up 1.5% today.
  • Dominion Diamond Corp (DDC): DDC stock is up 1.5% today.
  • Compania Mina Buenaventura S.A. (BVN): BVN stock is up 1.5% today.
  • Copene-Petroquimica Do Nordeste (BAK): BAK stock is up 1.5% today.
  • Westlake Chemical Corp (WLK): WLK stock is up 1.4% today.

Some of the biggest losers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Newmarket Corp (NEU): NEU stock is down 1.7% today.
  • Sensient Technologies Corp (SXT): SXT stock is down 1.7% today.
  • Actuant Corp (ATU): ATU stock is down 1.6% today.
  • Watts Water Technologies (WTS): WTS stock is down 1.5% today.
  • Rexnord Corp (RXN): RXN stock is down 1.4% today.
  • Worthington Industries (WOR): WOR stock is down 1.2% today.
  • Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan Inc (POT): POT stock is down 1.2% today.
  • PPG Industries (PPG): PPG stock is down 1.1% today.
  • Novagold Resources Inc (NG): NG stock is down 1.1% today.
  • Silver Wheaton Corp (SLW): SLW stock is down 1.0% 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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