Biggest Movers in Basic Materials Stocks Now – AUY NG NEM SLW

AUY leads basic materials stocks higher on Wednesday

Basic materials stocks finished down 1.3% on Wall Street on Wednesday.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 0.8%, the Nasdaq declined 0.7% and the S&P 500 fell 0.8%.

Some of the biggest gainers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Yamana Gold (AUY): AUY stock is up 3.2% today.
  • Novagold Resources Inc (NG): NG stock is up 3.0% today and up 24.0% in the last month.
  • Newmont Mining Corp (NEM): NEM stock is up 2.2% today.
  • Silver Wheaton Corp (SLW): SLW stock is up 1.7% today.
  • Royal Gold (RGLD): RGLD stock is up 1.6% today.
  • Fibria Celulose S.A. (FBR): FBR stock is up 1.5%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Neenah Paper (NP): NP stock is up 1.4% today.
  • Terra Nitrogen Company L.P. (TNH): TNH stock is up 1.3% today.
  • Randgold Resources Ltd (GOLD): GOLD stock is up 1.2%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Trex Company (TREX): TREX stock is up 1.1%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.

Some of the biggest losers among basic materials stocks include:

  • National Steel Corp (SID): SID stock is down 5.5%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Mrc Global Inc (MRC): MRC stock is down 4.5%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Gerdau S.A. (GGB): GGB stock is down 3.7% today.
  • Actuant Corp (ATU): ATU stock is down 3.3% today.
  • Aluminum Corporation of China Ltd (ACH): ACH stock is down 3.2% today.
  • Steel Dynamics (STLD): STLD stock is down 3.2% today.
  • Allegheny Technologies Inc (ATI): ATI stock is down 3.2%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Grupo Simec S.A. De C.V (SIM): SIM stock is down 3.1%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Commercial Metals Company (CMC): CMC stock is down 3.1% today.
  • Ferro Corp (FOE): FOE stock is down 3.1% 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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