The Materials sector showed off some strong performances in 2012, especially from the three stocks detailed in this video. Sherwin-Williams (NYSE: SHW), Cemex (NYSE: CX), and Westlake Chemical (NYSE: WLK) cap our list of top Materials stocks of the last year. Check out the video below in which our Materials analyst, Taylor Muckerman, provides some of the main reasons why each of these companies experienced such dramatic success this year. He also delves into the prospect of these success stories continuing into 2013.
Taylor Muckerman and Joel South
Dec 24, 2012 at 3:00PM
Follow @t_Muckerman Taylor is an Associate GM in our Fool International operations. Prior to that he covered all things Energy + Materials as an analyst. Over the years, he has built an investing skill set to rely on when evaluating companies inside and out. While at the Fool, he has made appearances on CNBC and Fox Business. In addition, he completed his MBA at the University of Maryland and will sit for the Level II CFA Exam.
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