In early trading on Thursday, shares of Newmont Mining ( NEM ) topped the list of the day's best performing components of the S&P 500 index, trading up 0.9%. Year to date, Newmont Mining has lost about 7.1% of its value.
And the worst performing S&P 500 component thus far on the day is Newell Brands ( NWL ), trading down 4.3%. Newell Brands is lower by about 41.5% looking at the year to date performance.
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