Biggest Movers in Basic Materials Stocks Now – SYT PCP FOE BCPC

SYT leads basic materials stocks higher on Wednesday

Basic materials stocks finished flat today on Wall Street.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average climbed 0.2%, the Nasdaq rose 0.3% and the S&P 500 was up 0.2%.

Some of the biggest gainers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Syngenta Ag (SYT): SYT stock is up 3.6% today on 2 times normal volume.
  • Precision Castparts Corp (PCP): PCP stock is up 2.5%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Ferro Corp (FOE): FOE stock is up 2.5% today.
  • Balchem Corp (BCPC): BCPC stock is up 2.4%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Chemtura Corp (CHMT): CHMT stock is up 2.2% today.
  • Mueller Water Products (MWA): MWA stock is up 2.2%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Rexnord Corp (RXN): RXN stock is up 2.1% today.
  • Kinross Gold Corp (KGC): KGC stock is up 2.1% today.
  • Minerals Technologies Inc (MTX): MTX stock is up 2.0% today.
  • FMC Corp (FMC): FMC stock is up 2.0% today.

Some of the biggest losers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Eldorado Gold Corp (EGO): EGO stock is down 5.2% today.
  • Novagold Resources Inc (NG): NG stock is down 2.9% today.
  • Freeport-Mcmoran Inc. (FCX): FCX stock is down 2.9% today.
  • Yamana Gold (AUY): AUY stock is down 2.7% today.
  • New Gold Inc (NGD): NGD stock is down 2.5% today.
  • Randgold Resources Limited (GOLD): GOLD stock is down 2.3% today.
  • Agnico-Eagle Mines Limited (AEM): AEM stock is down 2.3% today.
  • Vale S.A. (VALE): VALE stock is down 2.2% today.
  • Newmont Mining Corp (NEM): NEM stock is down 2.1% today.
  • Anglogold Ashanti Ltd (AU): AU stock is down 2.0% 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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