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Hottest Basic Materials Stocks Now – SHI SSL VEDL RXN

SHI leads basic materials stocks higher on Tuesday

Basic materials stocks advanced broadly on Wall Street so far on Tuesday, with the sector seeing an overall increase of 0.3%.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average pushed 0.4% higher, the Nasdaq was up 0.4% and the S&P 500 pushed 0.4% higher.

Some of the biggest gainers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Sinopec Shangai Petrochemical Company Ltd (SHI): SHI stock is up 4.3% today.
  • Sasol Ltd (SSL): SSL stock is up 2.0% today.
  • Vedanta Limited (VEDL): VEDL stock is up 1.7% today.
  • Rexnord Corp (RXN): RXN stock is up 1.8% today.
  • Valhi Inc (VHI): VHI stock is up 1.5% today.
  • Sociedad Quimica Y Minera S.A. (SQM): SQM stock is up 1.4% today.
  • Monsanto Company (MON): MON stock is up 1.4% today.
  • Aluminum Corporation of China Ltd (ACH): ACH stock is up 1.3% today.
  • Leucadia National Corp (LUK): LUK stock is up 1.2% today.
  • Crane Company (CR): CR stock is up 1.1% today.

Some of the biggest losers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Teck Resources Ltd (TCK): TCK stock is down 1.8% today.
  • Vale S.A. (VALE): VALE stock is down 1.6% today.
  • Kinross Gold Corp (KGC): KGC stock is down 1.3% today.
  • Gerdau S.A. (GGB): GGB stock is down 2.0% today.
  • United States Steel Corp (X): X stock is down 1.5% today.
  • Carpenter Technology Corp (CRS): CRS stock is down 1.7%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • New Gold Inc (NGD): NGD stock is down 1.4%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Agnico-Eagle Mines Limited (AEM): AEM stock is down 1.3% today.
  • Freeport-Mcmoran Inc. (FCX): FCX stock is down 1.4% today.
  • Anglogold Ashanti Ltd (AU): AU stock is down 1.4% today.

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And for more on the hot stocks moving most on Wall Street right now, check out our archive of daily market movers by sector here.

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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