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Shares of Procter & Gamble Co. (PG) inched 0.16% higher to $144.34 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around dismal trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index falling 0.91% to 4,432.99 and Dow Jones Industrial Average falling 0.48% to 34,584.88. The stock's rise snapped a three-day losing streak. Procter & Gamble Co. closed $2.89 below its 52-week high ($147.23), which the company reached on September 13th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Friday, as Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) fell 0.28% to $164.75, L'Oreal S.A. ADR (OR.FR) fell 1.42% to $89.49, and Estee Lauder Cos. Cl A (EL) fell 1.01% to $319.88. Trading volume (18.6 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 6.3 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled September 17, 2021.
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September 17, 2021 17:15 ET (21:15 GMT)
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