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12Stocks.com Materials Stocks Performances & Trends Daily
July 3, 2022 - All the three primary trends (long term, mid-term and short term) for Materials sector are faltering.

The overall Smart Investing & Trading Score is 10 (0-bearish to 100-bullish) which puts Materials sector in short term bearish trend.

The Smart Investing & Trading Score from previous trading session is 17 and a deterioration of trend continues.

 Year To Date Performance: -18.2 %
 Weekly Performance: -3.06 %
 Daily Performance: 0.71 %
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12Stocks.com: Investing in Materials sector with Stocks
The following table helps investors and traders sort through current performance and trends (as measured by Smart Investing & Trading Score) of various stocks in the Materials sector.

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12Stocks.com Performance of Stocks in Materials Sector

TickerStock NameWatchlistCategoryRecent PriceSmart Investing & Trading ScoreChange %Weekly Change%
OECOrion Engineered Chemicals15.75651.42%9.30%
PXPraxair  Chemicals 11.42602.70%8.14%
ACETAceto  Chemicals 14.68640.55%7.70%
GPREGreen Plains Chemicals28.87176.26%7.44%
ARLPAlliance  Metals/Minerals18.73502.74%6.48%
RYAMRayonier Advanced Chemicals 2.79426.49%5.28%
IIINInsteel Industries Steel & Iron35.74396.15%5.21%
AGIAlamos Gold Gold7.50596.84%5.19%
AXUAlexco  Metals/Minerals0.42424.26%4.13%
BCPCBalchem  Chemicals130.371000.49%2.98%
FFFutureFuel  Chemicals 7.36521.10%2.94%
AVDAmerican Vanguard Chemicals22.54580.85%2.83%
KALUKaiser Aluminum Aluminum79.12240.04%2.41%
IOSPInnospec  Chemicals95.88620.09%2.40%
VHIValhi  Chemicals 45.36600.04%2.35%
CFCF Industries Chemicals85.2822-0.52%2.35%
CCFChase  Chemicals79.86592.63%2.33%
SHWSherwin-Williams  Chemicals235.23495.06%1.72%
ARNCArconic  Aluminum28.32710.96%1.22%
MTXMinerals Technologies Chemicals 61.68320.55%1.08%
CTVACorteva  Chemicals54.1225-0.04%1.05%
NEUNewMarket  Chemicals302.94490.66%0.68%
MOSMosaic  Chemicals46.9210-0.66%0.67%
RGLDRoyal Gold Gold110.25423.25%0.52%
ASHAshland Global Chemicals 103.67520.60%0.47%
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Materials Sector: Technical Analysis, Trends & YTD Performance
Materials sector is composed of stocks from mining, metals, agricultural, precious metals and chemical subsectors.

Materials sector, as represented by XLB, an exchange-traded fund [ETF] that holds basket of Materials stocks (e.g, Dow Chemical, Newmont Mining) is down by -18.2% and is currently outperforming the overall market by 2.85% year-to-date. Below is a quick view of Technical charts and trends:

XLB Weekly Chart
Long Term Trend: Not Good
Medium Term Trend: Not Good

XLB Daily Chart
Short Term Trend: Deteriorating
Overall Trend Score: 10
YTD Performance: -18.2%
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12Stocks.com: Top Performing Materials Sector Stocks
Hot Materials Stocks of 2022 We try to spot trends by analyzing the performances of various stocks or components within Materials sector and try to find best performing stocks. The movers and shakers. The winners and losers.

The top performing Materials sector stocks year to date are
Molecular Data[160%] CONSOL Energy[112%] Peabody Energy[109%]
Sociedad Quimica[68%] Turquoise Hill[60%] Valhi [58%]
Arch Coal[57%] Alliance [48%] American Vanguard[38%]
Trecora [21%] Kronos Worldwide[21%] CF Industries[20%]
View complete list of Materials stocks by year-to-date performance

Now, more recently, over last week, the top performing Materials sector stocks on the move are
Orion Engineered[9.3%] Praxair [8.1%] Aceto [7.7%]
Green Plains[7.4%] Alliance [6.5%] Rayonier Advanced[5.3%]
Insteel Industries[5.2%] Alamos Gold[5.2%] Alexco [4.1%]
Balchem [3%] FutureFuel [2.9%] American Vanguard[2.8%]
View complete list of Materials stocks by weekly performance

Unfortunately not all Materials stocks have done well this year. Investors of these stocks hope they have seen the worst and hope that these stocks are set to bounce back. The bearish stocks in this index year to date (YTD) are
Alexco [-76%] Gatos Silver[-72%] GrowGeneration [-71%]
Loop Industries[-66%] Amyris [-64%] Harsco [-57%]
Century Aluminum[-56%] Trilogy Metals[-56%] McEwen [-51%]
Rayonier Advanced[-51%] Scotts Miracle-Gro[-50%] IAMGOLD [-48%]
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Investors can get enhanced performance by riding the current stock trends. Using complex algorithms, 12Stocks.com has come up with Smart Investing & Trading Scores (on 0-bearish to 100-bullish scale) to identify best trending stocks. Top trending Materials stocks are
Balchem [100] WD-40 [90] Grupo Simec[80]
Quaker Chemical[74] Arconic [71] Profound Medical[68]
Oil-Dri [68] Ecolab [67] RPM [67]
Orion Engineered[65] Trecora [65] Aceto [64]
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12Stocks.com: Investing in Materials Sector using Exchange Traded Funds
The following table shows list of key exchange traded funds (ETF) that help investors track Materials Index. For detailed view, check out our ETF Funds section of our website.

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12Stocks.com List of ETFs that track Materials Index

TickerETF NameWatchlistRecent PriceSmart Investing & Trading ScoreChange %Week %Year-to-date %
XLBMaterials  74.12100.71-3.06-18.2%
IYMBasic Materials  117.98100.21-3.84-15.85%
VAWMaterials  161.19170.61-2.96-18.13%
GDXGold Miners  28.16102.85-5.06-12.08%
UYMBasic Materials  18.96150.74-7.47-83.02%
XMEMetals and Mining 43.61100.48-5.38-2.61%
MOOAgribusiness  86.69270.24-0.66-9.15%
DBAAgriculture  19.980-1.96-3.621.16%
GLDGold  168.320-0.08-1.04-1.54%
SLVSilver  18.310-1.77-6.15-14.88%
SLXSteel  49.1910-0.57-4.04-7.52%
JJCCopper Sub  18.1810-1.81-3.22-18.64%
COPXCopper Miners  29.7910-1.94-7.37-19.29%
SILSilver Miners  26.51102.36-5.89-27.73%
MXIGlobal Materials  73.7310-0.23-3.41-18.49%
RTMS&P 500 Eq 156.37170.92-2.52-13.14%
GDXJJunior Gold Miners 33.05173.28-7.11-21.18%
PSCMSmallCap Materials  58.3327-0.14-1.76-12.98%
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12Stocks.com: Charts, Trends, Fundamental Data and Performances of Materials Stocks
We now take in-depth look at all Materials stocks including charts, multi-period performances and overall trends (as measured by Smart Investing & Trading Score).

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Stock Chart of Orion Engineered Carbons S.A.OEC Orion Engineered Carbons S.A.
Sector: Materials
SubSector: Specialty Chemicals
MarketCap: 493.457 Millions
Recent Price: 15.75    
Smart Investing & Trading Score: 65
Day Percent Change: 1.42%    
Day Change: 0.22
Week Change: 9.3%    
Year-to-date Change: -14.2%
OEC Links: Profile   News     Message Board
Charts:- Daily  , Weekly
Add OEC to Watchlist:       View:      Get Complete OEC Trend Analysis ➞

Stock Chart of Praxair, Inc.PX Praxair, Inc.
Sector: Materials
SubSector: Chemicals - Major Diversified
MarketCap: 33826.9 Millions
Recent Price: 11.42    
Smart Investing & Trading Score: 60
Day Percent Change: 2.70%    
Day Change: 0.30
Week Change: 8.14%    
Year-to-date Change: -18.3%
PX Links: Profile   News     Message Board
Charts:- Daily  , Weekly
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Stock Chart of Aceto CorporationACET Aceto Corporation
Sector: Materials
SubSector: Chemicals - Major Diversified
MarketCap: 453.16 Millions
Recent Price: 14.68    
Smart Investing & Trading Score: 64
Day Percent Change: 0.55%    
Day Change: 0.08
Week Change: 7.7%    
Year-to-date Change: -16.1%
ACET Links: Profile   News     Message Board
Charts:- Daily  , Weekly
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Stock Chart of Green Plains Inc.GPRE Green Plains Inc.
Sector: Materials
SubSector: Specialty Chemicals
MarketCap: 196.357 Millions
Recent Price: 28.87    
Smart Investing & Trading Score: 17
Day Percent Change: 6.26%    
Day Change: 1.70
Week Change: 7.44%    
Year-to-date Change: -16.9%
GPRE Links: Profile   News     Message Board
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Stock Chart of Alliance Resource Partners, L.P.ARLP Alliance Resource Partners, L.P.
Sector: Materials
SubSector: Industrial Metals & Minerals
MarketCap: 574.81 Millions
Recent Price: 18.73    
Smart Investing & Trading Score: 50
Day Percent Change: 2.74%    
Day Change: 0.50
Week Change: 6.48%    
Year-to-date Change: 48.2%
ARLP Links: Profile   News     Message Board
Charts:- Daily  , Weekly
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Stock Chart of Rayonier Advanced Materials Inc.RYAM Rayonier Advanced Materials Inc.
Sector: Materials
SubSector: Chemicals - Major Diversified
MarketCap: 116.736 Millions
Recent Price: 2.79    
Smart Investing & Trading Score: 42
Day Percent Change: 6.49%    
Day Change: 0.17
Week Change: 5.28%    
Year-to-date Change: -51.1%
RYAM Links: Profile   News     Message Board
Charts:- Daily  , Weekly
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Stock Chart of Insteel Industries, Inc.IIIN Insteel Industries, Inc.
Sector: Materials
SubSector: Steel & Iron
MarketCap: 269.488 Millions
Recent Price: 35.74    
Smart Investing & Trading Score: 39
Day Percent Change: 6.15%    
Day Change: 2.07
Week Change: 5.21%    
Year-to-date Change: -10.2%
IIIN Links: Profile   News     Message Board
Charts:- Daily  , Weekly
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Stock Chart of Alamos Gold Inc.AGI Alamos Gold Inc.
Sector: Materials
SubSector: Gold
MarketCap: 1740.39 Millions
Recent Price: 7.50    
Smart Investing & Trading Score: 59
Day Percent Change: 6.84%    
Day Change: 0.48
Week Change: 5.19%    
Year-to-date Change: -2.5%
AGI Links: Profile   News     Message Board
Charts:- Daily  , Weekly
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Stock Chart of Alexco Resource Corp.AXU Alexco Resource Corp.
Sector: Materials
SubSector: Industrial Metals & Minerals
MarketCap: 230.41 Millions
Recent Price: 0.42    
Smart Investing & Trading Score: 42
Day Percent Change: 4.26%    
Day Change: 0.02
Week Change: 4.13%    
Year-to-date Change: -76.1%
AXU Links: Profile   News     Message Board
Charts:- Daily  , Weekly
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Stock Chart of Balchem CorporationBCPC Balchem Corporation
Sector: Materials
SubSector: Specialty Chemicals
MarketCap: 3330.17 Millions
Recent Price: 130.37    
Smart Investing & Trading Score: 100
Day Percent Change: 0.49%    
Day Change: 0.63
Week Change: 2.98%    
Year-to-date Change: -22.7%
BCPC Links: Profile   News     Message Board
Charts:- Daily  , Weekly
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Stock Chart of FutureFuel Corp.FF FutureFuel Corp.
Sector: Materials
SubSector: Chemicals - Major Diversified
MarketCap: 450.736 Millions
Recent Price: 7.36    
Smart Investing & Trading Score: 52
Day Percent Change: 1.10%    
Day Change: 0.08
Week Change: 2.94%    
Year-to-date Change: -3.7%
FF Links: Profile   News     Message Board
Charts:- Daily  , Weekly
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Stock Chart of American Vanguard CorporationAVD American Vanguard Corporation
Sector: Materials
SubSector: Agricultural Chemicals
MarketCap: 419.329 Millions
Recent Price: 22.54    
Smart Investing & Trading Score: 58
Day Percent Change: 0.85%    
Day Change: 0.19
Week Change: 2.83%    
Year-to-date Change: 37.5%
AVD Links: Profile   News     Message Board
Charts:- Daily  , Weekly
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Stock Chart of Kaiser Aluminum CorporationKALU Kaiser Aluminum Corporation
Sector: Materials
SubSector: Aluminum
MarketCap: 969.808 Millions
Recent Price: 79.12    
Smart Investing & Trading Score: 24
Day Percent Change: 0.04%    
Day Change: 0.03
Week Change: 2.41%    
Year-to-date Change: -15.8%
KALU Links: Profile   News     Message Board
Charts:- Daily  , Weekly
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Stock Chart of Innospec Inc.IOSP Innospec Inc.
Sector: Materials
SubSector: Specialty Chemicals
MarketCap: 1665.57 Millions
Recent Price: 95.88    
Smart Investing & Trading Score: 62
Day Percent Change: 0.09%    
Day Change: 0.09
Week Change: 2.4%    
Year-to-date Change: 6.1%
IOSP Links: Profile   News     Message Board
Charts:- Daily  , Weekly
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Stock Chart of Valhi, Inc.VHI Valhi, Inc.
Sector: Materials
SubSector: Chemicals - Major Diversified
MarketCap: 394.336 Millions
Recent Price: 45.36    
Smart Investing & Trading Score: 60
Day Percent Change: 0.04%    
Day Change: 0.02
Week Change: 2.35%    
Year-to-date Change: 57.8%
VHI Links: Profile   News     Message Board
Charts:- Daily  , Weekly
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Stock Chart of CF Industries Holdings, Inc.CF CF Industries Holdings, Inc.
Sector: Materials
SubSector: Agricultural Chemicals
MarketCap: 5581.89 Millions
Recent Price: 85.28    
Smart Investing & Trading Score: 22
Day Percent Change: -0.52%    
Day Change: -0.45
Week Change: 2.35%    
Year-to-date Change: 20.5%
CF Links: Profile   News     Message Board
Charts:- Daily  , Weekly
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Stock Chart of Chase CorporationCCF Chase Corporation
Sector: Materials
SubSector: Specialty Chemicals
MarketCap: 738.057 Millions
Recent Price: 79.86    
Smart Investing & Trading Score: 59
Day Percent Change: 2.63%    
Day Change: 2.05
Week Change: 2.33%    
Year-to-date Change: -19.8%
CCF Links: Profile   News     Message Board
Charts:- Daily  , Weekly
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Stock Chart of The Sherwin-Williams CompanySHW The Sherwin-Williams Company
Sector: Materials
SubSector: Specialty Chemicals
MarketCap: 40832.5 Millions
Recent Price: 235.23    
Smart Investing & Trading Score: 49
Day Percent Change: 5.06%    
Day Change: 11.32
Week Change: 1.72%    
Year-to-date Change: -33.2%
SHW Links: Profile   News     Message Board
Charts:- Daily  , Weekly
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Stock Chart of Arconic Inc.ARNC Arconic Inc.
Sector: Materials
SubSector: Aluminum
MarketCap: 6423.88 Millions
Recent Price: 28.32    
Smart Investing & Trading Score: 71
Day Percent Change: 0.96%    
Day Change: 0.27
Week Change: 1.22%    
Year-to-date Change: -14.2%
ARNC Links: Profile   News     Message Board
Charts:- Daily  , Weekly
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Stock Chart of Minerals Technologies Inc.MTX Minerals Technologies Inc.
Sector: Materials
SubSector: Chemicals - Major Diversified
MarketCap: 1155.36 Millions
Recent Price: 61.68    
Smart Investing & Trading Score: 32
Day Percent Change: 0.55%    
Day Change: 0.34
Week Change: 1.08%    
Year-to-date Change: -15.7%
MTX Links: Profile   News     Message Board
Charts:- Daily  , Weekly
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Stock Chart of Corteva, Inc.CTVA Corteva, Inc.
Sector: Materials
SubSector: Agricultural Chemicals
MarketCap: 18894.3 Millions
Recent Price: 54.12    
Smart Investing & Trading Score: 25
Day Percent Change: -0.04%    
Day Change: -0.02
Week Change: 1.05%    
Year-to-date Change: 14.5%
CTVA Links: Profile   News     Message Board
Charts:- Daily  , Weekly
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Stock Chart of NewMarket CorporationNEU NewMarket Corporation
Sector: Materials
SubSector: Specialty Chemicals
MarketCap: 4543.77 Millions
Recent Price: 302.94    
Smart Investing & Trading Score: 49
Day Percent Change: 0.66%    
Day Change: 1.98
Week Change: 0.68%    
Year-to-date Change: -11.6%
NEU Links: Profile   News     Message Board
Charts:- Daily  , Weekly
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Stock Chart of The Mosaic CompanyMOS The Mosaic Company
Sector: Materials
SubSector: Agricultural Chemicals
MarketCap: 4299.59 Millions
Recent Price: 46.92    
Smart Investing & Trading Score: 10
Day Percent Change: -0.66%    
Day Change: -0.31
Week Change: 0.67%    
Year-to-date Change: 19.4%
MOS Links: Profile   News     Message Board
Charts:- Daily  , Weekly
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Stock Chart of Royal Gold, Inc.RGLD Royal Gold, Inc.
Sector: Materials
SubSector: Gold
MarketCap: 5110.09 Millions
Recent Price: 110.25    
Smart Investing & Trading Score: 42
Day Percent Change: 3.25%    
Day Change: 3.47
Week Change: 0.52%    
Year-to-date Change: 4.8%
RGLD Links: Profile   News     Message Board
Charts:- Daily  , Weekly
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Stock Chart of Ashland Global Holdings Inc.ASH Ashland Global Holdings Inc.
Sector: Materials
SubSector: Chemicals - Major Diversified
MarketCap: 2764.16 Millions
Recent Price: 103.67    
Smart Investing & Trading Score: 52
Day Percent Change: 0.60%    
Day Change: 0.62
Week Change: 0.47%    
Year-to-date Change: -3.7%
ASH Links: Profile   News     Message Board
Charts:- Daily  , Weekly
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