Biggest Movers in Basic Materials Stocks Now – SSL VAL GPK MT

SSL leads basic materials stocks higher on Thursday

Basic materials stocks declined on Wall Street on Thursday, down 1.5%.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average declined 0.6%, the Nasdaq was down 0.4% and the S&P 500 fell 0.6%.

Some of the biggest gainers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Sasol Ltd (SSL): SSL stock is up 0.6% today.
  • Valspar Corp (VAL): VAL stock is up 0.5% today.
  • Graphic Packaging Holding Company (GPK): GPK stock is up 0.4% today.
  • Arcelormittal (MT): MT stock is up 0.3% today.
  • Ashland Inc (ASH): ASH stock is up 0.1% today.

Some of the biggest losers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Globe Specialty Metals Inc (GSM): GSM stock is down 4.4% today.
  • Silver Wheaton Corp (SLW): SLW stock is down 3.6% today on 2 times normal volume.
  • Royal Gold (RGLD): RGLD stock is down 3.6% today and down 21.7% in the last month.
  • Kinross Gold Corp (KGC): KGC stock is down 3.5% today and down 25.9% in the last month.
  • Randgold Resources Limited (GOLD): GOLD stock is down 3.2% today.
  • Goldcorp Inc (GG): GG stock is down 3.1% today and down 23.5% in the last month.
  • Berry Plastics Group Inc (BERY): BERY stock is down 2.6% today.
  • A. Schulman (SHLM): SHLM stock is down 2.5% today.
  • Ferro Corp (FOE): FOE stock is down 2.4%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • PPG Industries (PPG): PPG stock is down 2.3% today on 3 times normal volume.

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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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