The following stocks were the biggest movers and shakers in the Mining sector today.
Some of the biggest gainers among Mining stocks include:
Denbury Resources (DNR): DNR stock is up 30.74% today.
Whiting Petroleum Corp (WLL): WLL stock is up 29.21% today.
Ep Energy Corp (EPE): EPE stock is up 26.01% today.
Ensco Plc (ESV): ESV stock is up 24.97% today.
Stone Energy Corp (SGY): SGY stock is up 25.91% today.
Continental Resources (CLR): CLR stock is up 22.83% today.
Nabors Industries (NBR): NBR stock is up 22.02% today.
Sanchez Energy Corp (SN): SN stock is up 21.34% today.
Fmsa Holdings Inc (FMSA): FMSA stock is up 20.63% today.
Marathon Oil Corp (MRO): MRO stock is up 20.74% today.
Some of the biggest losers among Mining stocks include:
Asanko Gold Inc (AKG): AKG stock is down 5.96% today.
Richmont Mines (RIC): RIC stock is down 5.84% today.
Gold Fields Ltd (GFI): GFI stock is down 4.98% today.
Cabot Oil & Gas Corp (COG): COG stock is down 3.95% today.
MAG Silver Corp (MAG): MAG stock is down 4.02% today.
New Gold Inc (NGD): NGD stock is down 3.25% today.
Newmont Mining Corp (NEM): NEM stock is down 3.28% today.
Range Resources Corp (RRC): RRC stock is down 3.02% 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.