Biggest Movers in Basic Materials Stocks Now – SIM SSD OMG SON

SIM leads basic materials stocks higher on Wednesday

Basic materials stocks finished down 0.8% on Wall Street today.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 1.4%, the Nasdaq was down 1.1% and the S&P 500 declined 1.4%.

Some of the biggest gainers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Grupo Simec S.A. De C.V (SIM): SIM stock is up 1.2% today.
  • Simpson Manufacturing Company (SSD): SSD stock is up 0.8% today.
  • Om Group (OMG): OMG stock is up 0.6% today.
  • Sonoco Products Company (SON): SON stock is up 0.3%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Agrium Inc (AGU): AGU stock is up 0.2% today.

Some of the biggest losers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Mrc Global Inc (MRC): MRC stock is down 4.0% today.
  • Hudbay Minerals Inc (HBM): HBM stock is down 3.1% today and down 21.7% in the last month.
  • Sasol Ltd (SSL): SSL stock is down 2.7% today.
  • Bhp Billiton Plc (BBL): BBL stock is down 2.7% today.
  • Novagold Resources Inc (NG): NG stock is down 2.6% today.
  • Allegheny Technologies Inc (ATI): ATI stock is down 2.5% today.
  • FMC Corp (FMC): FMC stock is down 2.5% today.
  • Silver Wheaton Corp (SLW): SLW stock is down 2.4% today.
  • International Paper Company (IP): IP stock is down 2.4% today.
  • Aluminum Corporation of China Ltd (ACH): ACH stock is down 2.3% 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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