Basic materials stocks finished down on Wall Street today, down 3.2%.
More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average declined 2.9%, the Nasdaq was down 2.7% and the S&P 500 fell 2.9%.
Some of the biggest losers among basic materials stocks include:
- Anglogold Ashanti Ltd (AU): AU stock is down 6.4% today.
- Kinross Gold Corp (KGC): KGC stock is down 5.0% today.
- Actuant Corp (ATU): ATU stock is down 5.4% today.
- Compania Mina Buenaventura S.A. (BVN): BVN stock is down 4.9% today.
- Albemarle Corp (ALB): ALB stock is down 5.2% today.
- Kapstone Paper and Packaging Corp (KS): KS stock is down 5.0% today.
- Worthington Industries (WOR): WOR stock is down 5.1% today.
- Yamana Gold (AUY): AUY stock is down 4.8% today.
- Commercial Metals Company (CMC): CMC stock is down 4.8% today.
- Watts Water Technologies (WTS): WTS stock is down 4.7% today.
And for more on the hot stocks moving most on Wall Street right now, check out our archive of daily market movers by sector here.
Editor’s Note: Returns for the fastest-moving stocks listed here are based on share prices 20 minutes prior to publication of this story.