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Shares of Procter & Gamble Co. (PG) advanced 1.08% to $145.68 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index rising 0.23% to 4,468.73 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average rising 0.76% to 34,869.63. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. Procter & Gamble Co. closed $1.24 short of its 52-week high ($146.92), which the company reached on November 9th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Monday, as Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) fell 0.70% to $165.80, L'Oreal S.A. ADR (OR.FR) rose 0.08% to $93.96, and Estee Lauder Cos. Cl A (EL) fell 0.83% to $332.93. Trading volume (9.8 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 6.3 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled September 13, 2021.
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September 13, 2021 17:15 ET (21:15 GMT)
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