Materials Sector Stocks in the S&P 500 Index

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Materials Sector Stocks in the S&P 500 Index

The companies on this list are materials stocks in the S&P 500 index. The materials sector consists of companies in the following industries:

  • Chemicals
  • Construction Materials
  • Containers and Packaging
  • Metals and Mining

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Agricultural Chemicals

CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (CF) (Chemicals: Nitrogen)

Monsanto Company (MON) (Chemicals: Seeds and Traits; Crop Protection)

Mosaic Company (The) (MOS) (Chemicals: Potash and Phosphate)


Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. (APD) (Chemicals: Industrial gases: atmospheric gases, performance materials, process gases, specialty gases)

Albemarle Corporation (ALB) (Chemicals: Advanced and value-added products)

Dow Chemical Company (The) (DOW) (Chemicals: Diverse portfolio of specialty chemicals, materials and plastics)

Eastman Chemical Company (EMN) (Chemicals, fibers and plastics)

Ecolab Inc. (ECL) (Water, hygiene and energy products)

E I du Pont de Nemours and Company (DD) (Chemicals: Fluorochemicals, fluoropolymers and selected specialty and industrial chemicals)

FMC Corporation (FMC) (Chemicals: Pest control products, pharmaceutical additives, specialty polymers and pharmaceutical synthesis)

International Flavors & Fragrances, Inc. (IFF) (Chemicals: Flavors and fragrances)

Lyondell Basell Industries N.V. (LYB) (Chemicals, plastics and refining company)

PPG Industries, Inc. (PPG) (Chemicals: Coatings, Fiber Glass, Glass, Optical Products, Paints and Specialty Materials)

Praxair, Inc. (PX) (Chemicals: Industrial gases)

Sherwin-Williams Company (The) (SHW)(Retail Stores: paints and coatings)

Containers and Packaging

Avery Dennison Corporation (AVY) (Pressure-Sensitive Materials and Retail Branding)

Ball Corporation (BLL) (Diversified: Glass canning jars, food and beverage metal containers; aerospace systems)

International Paper Company (IP) (Packaging, fluff pulp and uncoated papers)

Owens-Illinois, Inc. (OI)  (Glass Containers)

Sealed Air Corporation (SEE) (Packaging Products)

Westrock Company (WRK) (Corrugate packaging company)

Construction Materials

Martin Marietta Materials, Inc. (MLM) (Aggregates, ready-mixed concrete, asphalt, cement)

Vulcan Materials Company (VMC) (Aggregates, ready-mixed concrete, asphalt, cement)

Metals & Mining

Alcoa Inc. (AA) (Aluminum)

Freeport-McMoran, Inc. (FCX) (Copper, molybdenum, gold, oil and natural gas producer)

Newmont Mining Corporation (NEM) (Gold mining)

Nucor Corporation (NUE) (Steel producer and scrap metal recycling facilities)

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