The following stocks were the biggest movers and shakers in the Mining sector today.
Some of the biggest gainers among Mining stocks include:
Alexco Resource Corp (AXU): AXU stock is up 7.65% today.
Enerplus Corp (ERF): ERF stock is up 4.25% today.
Kinross Gold Corp (KGC): KGC stock is up 5.02% today.
Baytex Energy Corp (BTE): BTE stock is up 3.56% today.
New Gold Inc (NGD): NGD stock is up 4.73% today.
Atwood Oceanics (ATW): ATW stock is up 3.11% today.
Laredo Petroleum Holdings Inc (LPI): LPI stock is up 3.24% today.
Fmsa Holdings Inc (FMSA): FMSA stock is up 2.18% today.
Gold Resource Corp (GORO): GORO stock is up 5.23% today.
Precision Drilling Corp (PDS): PDS stock is up 2.67% today.
Some of the biggest losers among Mining stocks include:
New Concept Energy Inc (GBR): GBR stock is down 12.3% today.
Petroquest Energy Inc (PQ): PQ stock is down 11.41% today.
Seadrill Partners Llc (SDLP): SDLP stock is down 8.01% today.
Compagnie Generale De Gephysqu (CGG): CGG stock is down 6.26% today.
Voc Energy Trust (VOC): VOC stock is down 3.93% today.
Eco-Stim Energy Cm (ESES): ESES stock is down 2.93% today.
Nevsun Resources Ltd (NSU): NSU stock is down 2.59% today.
Contango Oil & Gas Company (MCF): MCF stock is down 3.95% today.
Hudbay Minerals Inc (HBM): HBM stock is down 2.39% today.
Rowan Companies (RDC): RDC stock is down 4.76% 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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