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Tronox Rises in Anticipation of Increased Pigment Profit

Tronox Inc., the largest integrated maker of titanium dioxide, had its biggest two-day gain in 14 months as investors anticipate profit from the white pigment used in paint and plastics will rebound in 2013.

Tronox, based in Stamford, Connecticut, rose 9.8 percent to $19.08 at the close in New York. The shares have gained 21 percent this week, the biggest two-day increase since Oct. 7, 2011, according to data compiled by Bloomberg.