Biggest Movers in Basic Materials Stocks Now – BAK FBR MT FOE

BAK leads basic materials stocks higher on Tuesday

Basic materials stocks fell 0.9% on Wall Street on Tuesday morning.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 0.9%, the Nasdaq declined 1.3% and the S&P 500 was down 0.9%.

Some of the biggest gainers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Copene-Petroquimica Do Nordeste (BAK): BAK stock is up 4.6% today.
  • Fibria Celulose S.A. (FBR): FBR stock is up 2.8% today.
  • Arcelormittal (MT): MT stock is up 2.7% today.
  • Ferro Corp (FOE): FOE stock is up 2.4% today.
  • United States Steel Corp (X): X stock is up 2.1% today.
  • National Steel Corp (SID): SID stock is up 1.7% today.
  • Syngenta Ag (SYT): SYT stock is up 1.6% today and up 25.4% in the last month.
  • Novagold Resources Inc (NG): NG stock is up 1.5% today.
  • Terra Nitrogen Company L.P. (TNH): TNH stock is up 1.5% today.
  • Polypore International Inc (PPO): PPO stock is up 1.3% today.

Some of the biggest losers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Ashland Inc (ASH): ASH stock is down 4.7% today.
  • Gold Fields Ltd (GFI): GFI stock is down 2.7% today and down 20.3% in the last month.
  • Green Plains Renewable Energy (GPRE): GPRE stock is down 3.0% today.
  • International Flavors & Fragrances (IFF): IFF stock is down 2.8% today.
  • Sinopec Shangai Petrochemical Company Ltd (SHI): SHI stock is down 2.5% today and down 22.4% in the last month.
  • Trex Company (TREX): TREX stock is down 2.6% today.
  • Globe Specialty Metals Inc (GSM): GSM stock is down 2.9% today.
  • Georgia Gulf Corp (AXLL): AXLL stock is down 2.3% today.
  • Minerals Technologies Inc (MTX): MTX stock is down 2.3% today.
  • H. B. Fuller Company (FUL): FUL stock is down 1.9% 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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