In early trading on Thursday, shares of Newmont Mining Corp ( NEM ) topped the list of the day's best performing components of the S&P 500 index, trading up 4.1%. Year to date, Newmont Mining Corp has lost about 11.0% of its value.
And the worst performing S&P 500 component thus far on the day is Conagra Brands ( CAG ), trading down 8.8%. Conagra Brands is lower by about 29.6% looking at the year to date performance.
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