Biggest Movers in Basic Materials Stocks Now – VHI MWA GFI ABX

Basic materials stocks finished up broadly on Wall Street today, with the sector seeing an overall increase of 0.6%.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average stayed the same, the Nasdaq stayed consistent and the S&P 500 stayed level.

Some of the biggest gainers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Valhi Inc (VHI): VHI stock is up 8.8% today.
  • Mueller Water Products (MWA): MWA stock is up 5.9% today.
  • Gold Fields Ltd (GFI): GFI stock is up 5.5% today.
  • Barrick Gold Corp (ABX): ABX stock is up 4.7% today.
  • Yamana Gold (AUY): AUY stock is up 4.2% today.
  • Silver Wheaton Corp (SLW): SLW stock is up 3.5% today.
  • Eldorado Gold Corp (EGO): EGO stock is up 2.7% today.
  • Newmont Mining Corp (NEM): NEM stock is up 2.9% today.
  • Goldcorp Inc (GG): GG stock is up 2.3% today.
  • Actuant Corp (ATU): ATU stock is up 2.4% today.

Some of the biggest losers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Vale S.A. (VALE): VALE stock is down 3.0% today.
  • Ternium S.A. (TX): TX stock is down 1.5% today.
  • Huntsman Corp (HUN): HUN stock is down 1.0% today.
  • United States Steel Corp (X): X stock is down 0.7% today.
  • E.I. Du Pont De Nemours and Company (DD): DD stock is down 0.5% today.
  • Cabot Corp (CBT): CBT stock is down 0.2% today.
  • Ashland Inc (ASH): ASH stock is down 0.4% today.
  • Arcelormittal (MT): MT stock is down 0.2% today.
  • Parker-Hannifin Corp (PH): PH stock is down 0.4% today.
  • Matthews International Corp (MATW): MATW stock is down 0.2% 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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