The following stocks were the biggest movers and shakers in the Mining sector today.
Some of the biggest gainers among Mining stocks include:
- W&T; Offshore (WTI): WTI stock is up 9.17% today.
- Vanguard Natural Resources Llc (VNR): VNR stock is up 8.67% today.
- Erin Energy Corp (ERN): ERN stock is up 7.67% today.
- New Gold Inc (NGD): NGD stock is up 7.56% today.
- First Majestic Silver (AG): AG stock is up 6.14% today.
- Richmont Mines (RIC): RIC stock is up 5.56% today.
- Stone Energy Corp (SGY): SGY stock is up 5.04% today.
- Primero Mining Corp (PPP): PPP stock is up 4.72% today.
- Gold Resource Corp (GORO): GORO stock is up 4.67% today.
- Nevsun Resources Ltd (NSU): NSU stock is up 4.55% today.
Some of the biggest losers among Mining stocks include:
- Bill Barrett Corp (BBG): BBG stock is down 11.58% today.
- Mexco Energy Corp (MXC): MXC stock is down 9.29% today.
- Denbury Resources (DNR): DNR stock is down 6.88% today.
- Dawson Geophysical Company (DWSN): DWSN stock is down 6.63% today.
- Midstates Petroleum Company I (MPO): MPO stock is down 6.58% today.
- Willbros Group (WG): WG stock is down 5.99% today.
- Contango Oil & Gas Company (MCF): MCF stock is down 5.64% today.
- Whiting Petroleum Corp (WLL): WLL stock is down 5.35% today.
- Hi-Crush Partners LP (HCLP): HCLP stock is down 4.6% today.
- Bonanza Creek Energy Inc (BCEI): BCEI stock is down 4.51% 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.