Hottest Basic Materials Stocks Now – BERY SHLM SIM KWR

VEDL leads basic materials stocks lower on Thursday

Basic materials stocks declined on Wall Street so far on Thursday, down 0.4%.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 0.3%, the Nasdaq declined 0.2% and the S&P 500 was down 0.3%.

Some of the biggest gainers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Berry Plastics Group Inc (BERY): BERY stock is up 6.3% today.
  • A. Schulman (SHLM): SHLM stock is up 4.4% today.
  • Grupo Simec S.A. De C.V (SIM): SIM stock is up 0.8% today.
  • Quaker Chemical Corp (KWR): KWR stock is up 0.7% today.
  • Valhi Inc (VHI): VHI stock is up 0.6% today.
  • Sinopec Shangai Petrochemical Company Ltd (SHI): SHI stock is up 0.5% today.
  • Ferro Corp (FOE): FOE stock is up 0.5% today.
  • Sherwin-Williams Company (SHW): SHW stock is up 0.5% today.
  • Aluminum Corporation of China Ltd (ACH): ACH stock is up 0.5% today.

Some of the biggest losers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Vedanta Ltd (VEDL): VEDL stock is down 9.5% today and down 21.8% in the last month.
  • Gold Fields Ltd (GFI): GFI stock is down 7.6% today.
  • Anglogold Ashanti Ltd (AU): AU stock is down 5.5% today.
  • National Steel Corp (SID): SID stock is down 5.4% today.
  • Yamana Gold (AUY): AUY stock is down 4.3% today.
  • New Gold Inc (NGD): NGD stock is down 4.5% today.
  • Pan American Silver (PAAS): PAAS stock is down 4.1% today.
  • Randgold Resources Ltd (GOLD): GOLD stock is down 3.6% today.
  • Kinross Gold Corp (KGC): KGC stock is down 2.8% today.
  • Agnico-Eagle Mines Ltd (AEM): AEM stock is down 3.4% 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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