In early trading on Wednesday, shares of Newmont Mining ( NEM ) topped the list of the day's best performing components of the S&P 500 index, trading up 2.6%. Year to date, Newmont Mining has lost about 4.0% of its value.
And the worst performing S&P 500 component thus far on the day is O'Reilly Automotive ( ORLY ), trading down 15.5%. O'Reilly Automotive is lower by about 33.6% looking at the year to date performance.
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