Hottest Basic Materials Stocks Now – HL SCL GEF.B GOLD

Basic materials stocks rose 1.0% on Wall Street today.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average increased 1.2%, the Nasdaq rose 1.3% and the S&P 500 climbed 1.2%.

Some of the biggest gainers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Hecla Mining Company (HL): HL stock is up 3.1% today.
  • Stepan Company (SCL): SCL stock is up 3.0% today.
  • Greif Bros. Corp (GEF.B): GEF.B stock is up 2.7% today.
  • Randgold Resources Limited (GOLD): GOLD stock is up 2.6% today.
  • Albany International Corp (AIN): AIN stock is up 2.4% today.
  • Polyone Corp (POL): POL stock is up 2.3% today.
  • Sun Hydraulics Corp (SNHY): SNHY stock is up 2.3% today.
  • Schweitzer-Mauduit International (SWM): SWM stock is up 2.2% today.
  • Matthews International Corp (MATW): MATW stock is up 2.2% today.
  • Lyondellbasell Industries Nv (LYB): LYB stock is up 2.2% today.

Some of the biggest losers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Gerdau S.A. (GGB): GGB stock is down 1.8% today.
  • Novagold Resources Inc (NG): NG stock is down 0.2% today.
  • Kapstone Paper and Packaging Corp (KS): KS stock is down 0.1% 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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