CEMEX, S.A.B. de C.V., The Chemours Company, Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile S.A. made yesterday's list of top gainers.
Markets had an interesting day yesterday; S&P 500 ended the session at 3,678 after a 2.65% gain. Nasdaq gained 3.43% and closed at 10,676.
More data out yesterday as United States NY Empire State Manufacturing Index (Oct) released yesterday at 12:30 UTC with a figure of -9.1, while the previous figure was -1.5.
Yesterday was an exciting day for markets and some materials stocks managed to make the most of it. Have a look at these top gainers.
Chemours | +7.2% at $28.29
Chemours reached a significant high of $44.79 around 4 months ago but has lost 41.08% since then. The company's market cap is $4.39 billion with an average daily trading volume of 2.45 million shares.
Chemours is scheduled to announce earnings results Tuesday. The consensus EPS estimate is 1.07 and the consensus revenue estimate is $1.68 billion.
Cemex | +7.5% at $3.44
Cemex ended Friday's session at $3.2. yesterday started with an increase to $3.49, but dropped back and closed at $3.44.
Sociedad Quimica y Minera | +6% at $87.58
Bullish sentiment helped Sociedad Quimica y Minera to hammer out a noteworthy $84.21 to $88.1 range yesterday, and finally closing at $87.58 to end the session. The day's trading volume totalled 1.33 million shares — slightly below the 21-day average of 1.48 million.