Basic Material New Highs: PolyOne Corporation (NYSE:POL), Superior Energy Services (NYSE:SPN), Enbridge Energy Partners (NYSE:EEP), U.S. Silica (NYSE:SLCA), Eastman Chemical Company

PolyOne Corp. (NYSE:POL) Director Kerry J. Preete purchased 3,745 shares of the stock on the open market in a transaction dated Monday, June 2nd. The stock was purchased at an average price of $40.06 per share, with a total value of $150,024.70. Following the completion of the purchase, the director now directly owns 3,745 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $150,025. PolyOne Corporation (NYSE:POL) stock performance was 0.77% in last session and finished the day at $40.37. Traded volume was 886,969.00million shares in the last session and the average volume of the stock remained 866.40K shares. The beta of the stock remained 2.21. PolyOne Corporation (NYSE:POL) insider ownership is 1.60%.

Shares of Superior Energy Services, Inc (NYSE:SPN) were the recipient of a large decrease in short interest in April. As of April 30th, there was short interest totalling 2,515,570 shares, a decrease of 57.6% from the April 15th total of 5,929,949 shares, AnalystRatings.Net reports. Superior Energy Services, Inc. (NYSE:SPN) rose 0.63 percent to $33.67 Tuesday on volume of million 1.05 shares. The intra-day range of the stock was $33.25 to $33.69. Superior Energy Services, Inc. (NYSE:SPN) has a market capitalization of $5.27billion.

Zacks reissued their neutral rating on shares of Enbridge Energy Partners, L.P. (NYSE:EEP) in a research report released on Monday morning. Zacks currently has a $33.00 price objective on the stock. Enbridge Energy Partners, L.P. (NYSE:EEP)’s stock on June 03, 2014 reported a increase of 0.19% to the closing price of $31.49. Its fifty two weeks range is $26.00 -$33.49. The total market capitalization recorded $10.30billion. The overall volume in the last trading session was 1.09million shares. In its share capital, EEP has 325.78million outstanding shares.

Trade-Ideas LLC identified US Silica Holdings Inc (NYSE:SLCA) as a new lifetime high candidate. TheStreet Quant Ratings rates US Silica Holdings as a buy. The company’s strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, good cash flow from operations, solid stock price performance, growth in earnings per share and increase in net income. On Tuesday, shares of U.S. Silica Holdings Inc (NYSE:SLCA) advanced 1.28% to close the day at $52.40. Company return on investment (ROI) is 13.10% and its monthly performance is recorded as 12.13%. U.S. Silica Holdings Inc (NYSE:SLCA) quarterly revenue growth is 54.53%.

Kingsport, Tenn.-based Eastman Chemical Company (NYSE:EMN) said Monday it has completed the acquisition of BP’s global aviation turbine oil business. The acquisition is expected to be accretive to Eastman’s 2014 earnings, excluding acquisition costs. Eastman Chemical Company (NYSE:EMN) stock performance was 0.53% in last session and finished the day at $89.59. Traded volume was 1.84million shares in the last session and the average volume of the stock remained 1.28million shares. The beta of the stock remained 1.86. Eastman Chemical Company (NYSE:EMN) insider ownership is 0.60%.