Biggest Movers in Basic Materials Stocks Now – MRC CCJ BAK ATU

AUY leads basic materials stocks lower on Monday

Basic materials stocks finished down on Wall Street on Monday, down 0.6%.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 0.9%, the Nasdaq declined 1.3% and the S&P 500 fell 0.9%.

Some of the biggest gainers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Mrc Global Inc (MRC): MRC stock is up 4.7% today.
  • Cameco Corp (CCJ): CCJ stock is up 3.5%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Copene-Petroquimica Do Nordeste (BAK): BAK stock is up 3.3% today.
  • Actuant Corp (ATU): ATU stock is up 3.0%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Vale S.A. (VALE): VALE stock is up 2.9% today.
  • Dover Corp (DOV): DOV stock is up 2.4%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Globe Specialty Metals Inc (GSM): GSM stock is up 2.2% today.
  • National Steel Corp (SID): SID stock is up 2.2% today.
  • Vedanta Ltd (VEDL): VEDL stock is up 2.0%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Syngenta Ag (SYT): SYT stock is up 1.8% today on 2 times normal volume.

Some of the biggest losers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Yamana Gold (AUY): AUY stock is down 6.6% today.
  • Compania Mina Buenaventura S.A. (BVN): BVN stock is down 4.7% today.
  • Aluminum Corporation of China Ltd (ACH): ACH stock is down 4.5% today.
  • Novagold Resources Inc (NG): NG stock is down 3.5% today.
  • Eldorado Gold Corp (EGO): EGO stock is down 3.3% today.
  • Royal Gold (RGLD): RGLD stock is down 2.9% today.
  • Randgold Resources Ltd (GOLD): GOLD stock is down 2.7% today.
  • Georgia Gulf Corp (AXLL): AXLL stock is down 2.7% today.
  • United States Steel Corp (X): X stock is down 2.4% today.
  • Berry Plastics Group Inc (BERY): BERY stock is down 2.4% 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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