Biggest Movers in Basic Materials Stocks Now – NGD BAK SQM SWC

CRS leads basic materials stocks lower on Friday

Basic materials stocks declined on Wall Street on Friday, down 2.0%.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 1.5%, the Nasdaq was down 1.2% and the S&P 500 declined 1.5%.

Some of the biggest gainers among basic materials stocks include:

  • New Gold Inc (NGD): NGD stock is up 4.0% today.
  • Copene-Petroquimica Do Nordeste (BAK): BAK stock is up 2.0%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Sociedad Quimica Y Minera S.A. (SQM): SQM stock is up 1.5%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Stillwater Mining Company (SWC): SWC stock is up 1.4% today.
  • Sonoco Products Company (SON): SON stock is up 0.8%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Balchem Corp (BCPC): BCPC stock is up 0.4% today.
  • Mrc Global Inc (MRC): MRC stock is up 0.2%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Domtar Corp (UFS): UFS stock is up 0.2% today.
  • Compass Minerals Intl Inc (CMP): CMP stock is up 0.2% today.

Some of the biggest losers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Carpenter Technology Corp (CRS): CRS stock is down 4.3% today.
  • Georgia Gulf Corp (AXLL): AXLL stock is down 3.8% today.
  • E.I. Du Pont De Nemours and Company (DD): DD stock is down 3.3% today.
  • Trex Company (TREX): TREX stock is down 3.2% today.
  • Ball Corp (BLL): BLL stock is down 3.2% today.
  • Huntsman Corp (HUN): HUN stock is down 3.1% today.
  • Owens-Illinois (OI): OI stock is down 2.9% today.
  • Cameco Corp (CCJ): CCJ stock is down 2.7% today.
  • Airgas Inc (ARG): ARG stock is down 2.7% today.
  • Clearwater Paper Corp (CLW): CLW stock is down 2.7% 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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