The Mining sector saw plenty of trading activity today, including the following leaders and losers.
Some of the biggest gainers among Mining stocks include:
Gold Fields Ltd (GFI): GFI stock is up 6.37% today.
Newfield Exploration Company (NFX): NFX stock is up 4.92% today.
Yamana Gold (AUY): AUY stock is up 4.67% today.
Eldorado Gold Corp (EGO): EGO stock is up 4.62% today.
Iamgold Corp (IAG): IAG stock is up 4.19% today.
Kinross Gold Corp (KGC): KGC stock is up 3.35% today.
Pershing Gold Cmn (PGLC): PGLC stock is up 2.54% today.
New Gold Inc (NGD): NGD stock is up 3.25% today.
Goldcorp Inc (GG): GG stock is up 3.03% today.
Mcewen Mining Inc (MUX): MUX stock is up 2.69% today.
Some of the biggest losers among Mining stocks include:
Voc Energy Trust (VOC): VOC stock is down 7.67% today.
Contango Oil & Gas Company (MCF): MCF stock is down 5.45% today.
Erin Energy Corp (ERN): ERN stock is down 4.72% today.
Ring Energy Inc (REI): REI stock is down 3.86% today.
U S Energy Corp (USEG): USEG stock is up 477.14% today.
North Atlantic Drilling Ltd. Co (NADL): NADL stock is down 3.58% today.
Baytex Energy Corp (BTE): BTE stock is down 3.51% today.
Encana Corp (ECA): ECA stock is down 3.33% today.
Gulfport Energy Corp (GPOR): GPOR stock is down 3.24% today.
Ep Energy Corp (EPE): EPE stock is down 3.22% 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.