Biggest Movers in Basic Materials Stocks Now – SCCO CHMT TREX FMC

SWM leads basic materials stocks lower on Wednesday

Basic materials stocks rose broadly on Wall Street today, with the sector seeing an overall increase of 1.4%.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was up 1.9%, the Nasdaq increased 2.8% and the S&P 500 climbed 1.9%.

Some of the biggest gainers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Southern Peru Copper Corp (SCCO): SCCO stock is up 3.9% today.
  • Chemtura Corp (CHMT): CHMT stock is up 2.9% today.
  • Trex Company (TREX): TREX stock is up 2.7% today.
  • FMC Corp (FMC): FMC stock is up 2.6% today.
  • United States Steel Corp (X): X stock is up 2.6% today.
  • Watts Water Technologies (WTS): WTS stock is up 2.1% today.
  • Ternium S.A. (TX): TX stock is up 2.1% today.
  • Sherwin-Williams Company (SHW): SHW stock is up 2.1% today.
  • Air Products and Chemicals (APD): APD stock is up 2.0% today.
  • Teck Resources Ltd (TCK): TCK stock is up 2.0% today.

Some of the biggest losers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Schweitzer-Mauduit International (SWM): SWM stock is down 0.8% today on 2 times normal volume.
  • Compania Mina Buenaventura S.A. (BVN): BVN stock is down 0.5% today.
  • Kapstone Paper and Packaging Corp (KS): KS stock is down 0.5% today.
  • Murphy USA Inc. Common Stock Wh (MUSA): MUSA stock is down 0.4% today.
  • Goldcorp Inc (GG): GG stock is down 0.4% today.
  • Grupo Simec S.A. De C.V (SIM): SIM stock is down 0.4% today.
  • Methanex Corp (MEOH): MEOH stock is down 0.4% today.
  • Westlake Chemical Corp (WLK): WLK stock is down 0.3% today.
  • Domtar Corp (UFS): UFS stock is down 0.3% today.
  • Albemarle Corp (ALB): ALB stock is down 0.2% today.

For more information on the best stocks to buy right now, check out the latest commentary on InvestorPlace.com.

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.


Article printed from InvestorPlace Media, https://investorplace.com/2015/09/biggest-movers-in-basic-materials-stocks-now-scco-chmt-trex-fmc-scco-chmt-trex/.

©2019 InvestorPlace Media, LLC