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Shares of Caterpillar Inc. (CAT) shed 2.98% to $191.97 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around dismal trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index falling 1.19% to 4,307.54 and Dow Jones Industrial Average falling 1.59% to 33,843.92. This was the stock's second consecutive day of losses. Caterpillar Inc. closed $54.72 below its 52-week high ($246.69), which the company reached on June 4th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Deere & Co. (DE) fell 4.50% to $335.07, General Electric Co. (GE) fell 3.06% to $103.03, and Cummins Inc. (CMI) fell 2.65% to $224.56. Trading volume (5.0 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 3.3 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled September 30, 2021.
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September 30, 2021 16:42 ET (20:42 GMT)
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