Helix Energy Solutions (HLX +8.1%) is among today's top percentage gainers in basic materials...

|About: Helix Energy Solutions Grou... (HLX)|By:, SA News Editor

Helix Energy Solutions (HLX +8.1%) is among today's top percentage gainers in basic materials stocks after the company reported better-than-expected Q1 results. HLX's profit more than doubled on increased revenues in its contracting services unit and strong prices it received on Gulf Coast crude oil sales.