The morality of benefitting from a potentially deadly storm aside, there are moves to be made ahead of Florida's date with Hurricane Irma this weekend.
Here are some stocks already rising in anticipation of the devastation that it expected to be brought by the most powerful Atlantic Ocean hurricane ever recorded.
Building materials manufacturer and distributor USG Corp. (USG) was climbing 1.28% to $32.37 Thursday morning after rising more than 7% the previous session.
Roofing material distributor Beacon Roofing Supply Inc. (BECN) shares were falling 0.45% to $49.11 Thursday morning after rising 1.2% to $49.92 premarket after climbing 3.24% yesterday.
Shares of Home Depot Inc. (HD) were up 1.53% to $158.94 Thursday after rising more than 2% the day before.
Lowe's Companies Inc. (LOW) shares were rising 0.76% premarket to $78.07 after climbing 2.37% yesterday.
Construction products supplier Eagle Materials Inc. (EXP) shares were down 1.06% to $100.41 Thursday morning after rising 2.47% to $104 premarket after also climbing more than 2% Wednesday.
Building products manufacturer Louisiana-Pacific Corp (LPX) shares were up 1.06% to $26.75 Thursday after climbing more than 3.24% the previous session.
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