Steel Stocks Strengthen, Extending Gains - TheStreet

BOSTON (TheStreet) -- U.S. stock-market indices are mixed today, but steel shares continued their meteoric run after the research team at JPMorgan (JPM) - Get Report boosted its price targets for industry leaders. Here are five stocks with market-bucking momentum.

1. AK Steel

(AKS) - Get Report

climbed 7.7% to $25.38. The stock has returned 31% over the past month.

2. Reliance Steel & Aluminum

(RS) - Get Report

jumped 4.1% to $48.46. The stock has increased 18% in the past month.

3. Schnitzer Steel Industries

(SCHN) - Get Report

ascended 6.1% to $55.91. The stock has advanced 20% during the past 30 days.

4. Steel Dynamics

(STLD) - Get Report

advanced 4.8% to $20.29. The stock has returned 16% over the past month.

5. U.S. Steel

(X) - Get Report

rose 6% to $64.54. The stock has returned 45% over the past month.