Hottest Capital Goods Stocks Now – KMT SLCA FIX FAST

KMT leads capital goods stocks higher on Wednesday

Capital goods stocks finished flat on Wednesday on Wall Street.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was unchanged, the Nasdaq climbed 0.3% and the S&P 500 stayed consistent.

Some of the biggest gainers among capital goods stocks include:

  • Kennametal Inc (KMT): KMT stock is up 2.3% today.
  • U.S. Silica Holdings Inc (SLCA): SLCA stock is up 1.8% today.
  • Comfort Systems USA (FIX): FIX stock is up 1.8% today.
  • Fastenal Company (FAST): FAST stock is up 1.7% today.
  • Eagle Materials Inc (EXP): EXP stock is up 1.7% today.
  • Fluor Corp (FLR): FLR stock is up 1.6% today.
  • Flowserve Corp (FLS): FLS stock is up 1.6% today.
  • Msc Industrial Direct Company (MSM): MSM stock is up 1.1% today.
  • Caterpillar Inc (CAT): CAT stock is up 1.1% today.
  • Headwaters Inc (HW): HW stock is up 1.1% today.

Some of the biggest losers among capital goods stocks include:

  • Deere & Company (DE): DE stock is down 2.7% today.
  • Caesarstone Sdot-Yam Ltd (CSTE): CSTE stock is down 2.2% today and down 22.3% in the last month.
  • Terex Corp (TEX): TEX stock is down 1.5% today on 2 times normal volume.
  • Heico Corp (HEI): HEI stock is down 1.1% today.
  • Heico Cp Cl A (HEI.A): HEI.A stock is down 1.1% today.
  • Northrop Grumman Corp (NOC): NOC stock is down 1.0% today.
  • Elbit Systems Ltd (ESLT): ESLT stock is down 0.8%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Spirit Aerosystems Holdings (SPR): SPR stock is down 0.8% today.
  • Granite Construction Inc (GVA): GVA stock is down 0.6% today.
  • Esterline Technologies Corp (ESL): ESL stock is down 0.6% 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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