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Shares of Procter & Gamble Co. (PG) slid 0.21% to $145.12 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index rising 0.85% to 4,480.70 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average rising 0.68% to 34,814.39. This was the stock's second consecutive day of losses. Procter & Gamble Co. closed $2.11 short of its 52-week high ($147.23), which the company reached on September 13th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) rose 0.38% to $165.42, L'Oreal S.A. ADR (OR.FR) fell 0.72% to $93.30, and Estee Lauder Cos. Cl A (EL) fell 1.38% to $326.25. Trading volume (6.2 M) remained 116,293 below its 50-day average volume of 6.4 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled September 15, 2021.
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September 15, 2021 17:15 ET (21:15 GMT)
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