Hottest Basic Materials Stocks Now – AU SID GFI NG

AU leads basic materials stocks higher on Tuesday

Basic materials stocks remained flat on Tuesday morning on Wall Street.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average declined 0.2%, the Nasdaq was down 0.3% and the S&P 500 fell 0.2%.

Some of the biggest gainers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Anglogold Ashanti Ltd (AU): AU stock is up 4.3% today.
  • National Steel Corp (SID): SID stock is up 3.7% today.
  • Gold Fields Ltd (GFI): GFI stock is up 2.4% today.
  • Novagold Resources Inc (NG): NG stock is up 2.6% today.
  • Eldorado Gold Corp (EGO): EGO stock is up 2.1% today.
  • Syngenta Ag (SYT): SYT stock is up 1.9% today.
  • New Gold Inc (NGD): NGD stock is up 1.8% today.
  • Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan Inc (POT): POT stock is up 1.9% today.
  • Sasol Ltd (SSL): SSL stock is up 1.5% today.
  • Silver Wheaton Corp (SLW): SLW stock is up 2.0% today.

Some of the biggest losers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Carlisle Companies Inc (CSL): CSL stock is down 3.4%, marking the ninth consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Vedanta Ltd (VEDL): VEDL stock is down 3.2%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Georgia Gulf Corp (AXLL): AXLL stock is down 2.5% today and down 32.1% in the last month.
  • Huntsman Corp (HUN): HUN stock is down 2.2% today and down 36.6% in the last month.
  • Newmarket Corp (NEU): NEU stock is down 2.0%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Aluminum Corporation of China Ltd (ACH): ACH stock is down 1.7%, marking the sixth consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Fibria Celulose S.A. (FBR): FBR stock is down 1.6%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Berry Plastics Group Inc (BERY): BERY stock is down 1.4% today.
  • Trex Company (TREX): TREX stock is down 1.1% today.
  • Packaging Corporation of America (PKG): PKG stock is down 0.9% 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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