Stocks in Specialty Chemicals

Stocks in the Specialty Chemicals industry are also in the Basic Materials sector.

Companies in the Basic Materials sector work with the building blocks of stuff. This includes commodities such as oil, gasoline, gold, silver, copper, platinum, and other precious and rare metals, as well as other chemicals. As you might expect, companies in this sector drill for oil and mine for gold but also buy, sell, trade, and otherwise manipulate them. Values can be volatile depending on the supply of the underlying material, as well as the commercial need for it.

Discounted stocks in the index
Company Current Price Current Price Discount
10 years
The Sherwin-Williams Company
(SHW)
$386.98 none
Westlake Chemical Corporation
(WLK)
$93.51 none
Cabot Corporation
(CBT)
$60.54 none
Quaker Chemical Corporation
(KWR)
$159.40 none
Ferro Corporation
(FOE)
$23.91 none
Albemarle Corporation
(ALB)
$136.21 none
International Flavors & Fragrances
(IFF)
$148.75 none
Olin Corporation
(OLN)
$36.23 none
OMNOVA Solutions
(OMN)
$10.60 none
Amyris
(AMRS)
$3.53 none
LyondellBasell Industries N.V.
(LYB)
$103.90 none
Kronos Worldwide
(KRO)
$27.58 none
W. R. Grace & Co.
(GRA)
$73.23 none
Senomyx
(SNMX)
$1.30 none
Innophos Holdings
(IPHS)
$43.04 none
WD-40 Company
(WDFC)
$112.15 none
Sensient Technologies Corporation
(SXT)
$75.49 none
Innospec
(IOSP)
$69.45 none
PolyOne Corporation
(POL)
$44.81 none
Kraton Corporation
(KRA)
$47.26 none
Koppers Holdings
(KOP)
$47.25 none
NewMarket Corporation
(NEU)
$392.49 none
Hawkins
(HWKN)
$38.10 none
Methanex Corporation
(MEOH)
$50.45 none
Green Plains
(GPRE)
$16.35 none
Oil-Dri Corporation of America
(ODC)
$43.66 none
PPG Industries
(PPG)
$113.83 none
H.B. Fuller Company
(FUL)
$54.55 none