Biggest Movers in Basic Materials Stocks Now – ALB GSM BERY HL

GFI leads basic materials stocks lower on Thursday

Basic materials stocks declined 0.5% on Wall Street on Thursday morning.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average remained flat, the Nasdaq climbed 0.4% and the S&P 500 was steady.

Some of the biggest gainers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Albemarle Corp (ALB): ALB stock is up 2.6% today.
  • Globe Specialty Metals Inc (GSM): GSM stock is up 1.5% today.
  • Berry Plastics Group Inc (BERY): BERY stock is up 1.2% today.
  • Hecla Mining Company (HL): HL stock is up 0.7% today.
  • Murphy USA Inc. Common Stock Wh (MUSA): MUSA stock is up 0.9% today.
  • Cf Industries Holdings (CF): CF stock is up 0.8% today.
  • Kapstone Paper and Packaging Corp (KS): KS stock is up 0.8% today.
  • Weyerhaeuser Company (WY): WY stock is up 0.6% today.
  • Sealed Air Corp (SEE): SEE stock is up 0.5% today.
  • Minerals Technologies Inc (MTX): MTX stock is up 0.7% today.

Some of the biggest losers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Gold Fields Ltd (GFI): GFI stock is down 7.5% today.
  • Schweitzer-Mauduit International (SWM): SWM stock is down 6.6% today.
  • Sinopec Shangai Petrochemical Company Ltd (SHI): SHI stock is down 5.9% today and down 26.3% in the last month.
  • National Steel Corp (SID): SID stock is down 5.5% today.
  • Aluminum Corporation of China Ltd (ACH): ACH stock is down 5.1%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Arcelormittal (MT): MT stock is down 4.7% today.
  • Cvr Partners LP Common Units R (UAN): UAN stock is down 3.9% today.
  • Hudbay Minerals Inc (HBM): HBM stock is down 3.9%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Copene-Petroquimica Do Nordeste (BAK): BAK stock is down 3.8% today.
  • Vale S.A. (VALE): VALE stock is down 3.5% 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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