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Biggest Movers in Basic Materials Stocks Now – SHW VAL HBM WY

WLK leads basic materials stocks lower on Wednesday

Basic materials stocks finished up 0.5% on Wall Street today.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average pushed 0.8% higher, the Nasdaq rose 0.8% and the S&P 500 climbed 0.8%.

Some of the biggest gainers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Sherwin-Williams Company (SHW): SHW stock is up 2.1% today.
  • Valspar Corp (VAL): VAL stock is up 1.8% today.
  • Hudbay Minerals Inc (HBM): HBM stock is up 1.7% today.
  • Weyerhaeuser Company (WY): WY stock is up 1.6% today.
  • Curtiss-Wright Corp (CW): CW stock is up 1.6% today.
  • PPG Industries (PPG): PPG stock is up 1.6% today.
  • Murphy USA Inc. Common Stock Wh (MUSA): MUSA stock is up 1.3% today.
  • Air Products and Chemicals (APD): APD stock is up 1.2% today.
  • Carlisle Companies Inc (CSL): CSL stock is up 1.2% today.
  • Mueller Water Products (MWA): MWA stock is up 1.2% today.

Some of the biggest losers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Westlake Chemical Corp (WLK): WLK stock is down 2.8% today.
  • National Steel Corp (SID): SID stock is down 2.4% today.
  • Lyondellbasell Industries Nv (LYB): LYB stock is down 2.4% today.
  • Silver Wheaton Corp (SLW): SLW stock is down 2.2% today.
  • Olin Corp (OLN): OLN stock is down 2.2% today.
  • Sociedad Quimica Y Minera S.A. (SQM): SQM stock is down 1.8% today.
  • Georgia Gulf Corp (AXLL): AXLL stock is down 1.6% today.
  • Kronos Worldwide Inc (KRO): KRO stock is down 1.5% today.
  • FMC Corp (FMC): FMC stock is down 1.4% today.
  • Freeport-Mcmoran Inc. (FCX): FCX stock is down 1.2% today.

For more information on the best stocks to buy right now, check out the latest commentary on InvestorPlace.com.

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.

Article printed from InvestorPlace Media, https://investorplace.com/2015/07/biggest-movers-in-basic-materials-stocks-now-shw-val-hbm-wy-shw-val-hbm/.

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