Hottest Basic Materials Stocks Now – AU GFI EGO AUY

AU leads basic materials stocks higher on Monday

Basic materials stocks declined broadly on Wall Street on Monday morning, with the sector seeing an overall decline of 0.1%.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 0.4%, the Nasdaq climbed 0.1% and the S&P 500 declined 0.4%.

Some of the biggest gainers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Anglogold Ashanti Ltd (AU): AU stock is up 6.7% today.
  • Gold Fields Ltd (GFI): GFI stock is up 3.0% today.
  • Eldorado Gold Corp (EGO): EGO stock is up 2.3% today and up 24.9% in the last month.
  • Yamana Gold (AUY): AUY stock is up 3.2% today.
  • Agnico-Eagle Mines Ltd (AEM): AEM stock is up 3.1% today.
  • Royal Gold (RGLD): RGLD stock is up 2.6% today.
  • Pan American Silver (PAAS): PAAS stock is up 1.9% today.
  • Goldcorp Inc (GG): GG stock is up 1.8% today.
  • Barrick Gold Corp (ABX): ABX stock is up 1.6% today.
  • Silver Wheaton Corp (SLW): SLW stock is up 1.9% today.

Some of the biggest losers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Vedanta Ltd (VEDL): VEDL stock is down 2.7% today.
  • Bhp Billiton Ltd (BHP): BHP stock is down 2.7% today.
  • Bhp Billiton Plc (BBL): BBL stock is down 2.3% today.
  • Allegheny Technologies Inc (ATI): ATI stock is down 1.8% today.
  • Sasol Ltd (SSL): SSL stock is down 1.8%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Teck Resources Ltd (TCK): TCK stock is down 2.0%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Sinopec Shangai Petrochemical Company Ltd (SHI): SHI stock is down 2.0% today.
  • Chemtura Corp (CHMT): CHMT stock is down 0.8% today.
  • Owens-Illinois (OI): OI stock is down 1.4% today.
  • Albany International Corp (AIN): AIN stock is down 0.7% 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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