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Shares of Pfizer Inc. (PFE) slid 1.03% to $46.03 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around dismal trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index falling 0.46% to 4,493.28 and Dow Jones Industrial Average falling 0.43% to 34,879.38. This was the stock's third consecutive day of losses. Pfizer Inc. closed $5.83 below its 52-week high ($51.86), which the company achieved on August 18th.
Despite its losses, the stock outperformed some of its competitors Thursday, as Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) fell 2.23% to $168.07, Merck & Co. Inc. (MRK) fell 2.04% to $73.82, and Novartis AG ADR (NOVN.EB) fell 1.23% to $86.49.true Trading volume (21.6 M) remained 12.0 million below its 50-day average volume of 33.5 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled September 9, 2021.
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September 09, 2021 17:16 ET (21:16 GMT)
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