Hottest Basic Materials Stocks Now – SIM AU OI CR

Basic materials stocks finished up broadly on Wall Street on Thursday, with the sector seeing an overall increase of 0.3%.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average pushed 0.2% higher, the Nasdaq stayed the same and the S&P 500 increased 0.2%.

Some of the biggest gainers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Grupo Simec S.A. De C.V. (SIM): SIM stock is up 1.5% today.
  • Anglogold Ashanti Ltd (AU): AU stock is up 1.5% today.
  • Owens-Illinois (OI): OI stock is up 1.4% today.
  • Crane Company (CR): CR stock is up 0.9% today.
  • Carpenter Technology Corp (CRS): CRS stock is up 0.8% today.
  • Allegheny Technologies Inc (ATI): ATI stock is up 0.8% today.
  • Leucadia National Corp (LUK): LUK stock is up 0.7% today.
  • Albemarle Corp (ALB): ALB stock is up 0.7% today.
  • Simpson Manufacturing Company (SSD): SSD stock is up 0.7% today.
  • Eastman Chemical Company (EMN): EMN stock is up 0.7% today.

Some of the biggest losers among basic materials stocks include:

  • New Gold Inc (NGD): NGD stock is down 1.9% today.
  • Terra Nitrogen Company L.P. (TNH): TNH stock is down 1.4% today.
  • Sherwin-Williams Company (SHW): SHW stock is down 1.3% today.
  • Dover Corp (DOV): DOV stock is down 1.2% today.
  • United States Steel Corp (X): X stock is down 1.2% today.
  • Mueller Water Products (MWA): MWA stock is down 1.0% today.
  • Ashland Inc (ASH): ASH stock is down 1.0% today.
  • Weyerhaeuser Company (WY): WY stock is down 1.0% today.
  • Plum Creek Timber Company (PCL): PCL stock is down 0.9% today.
  • Murphy USA Inc. Common Stock Wh (MUSA): MUSA stock is down 0.9% 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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