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Shares of Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (FCX) sank 0.55% to $34.13 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around dismal trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index falling 0.19% to 4,391.34 and Dow Jones Industrial Average falling 0.03% to 34,746.25. Freeport-McMoRan Inc. closed $11.97 below its 52-week high ($46.10), which the company achieved on May 10th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as BHP Group PLC ADR (BHP.LN) rose 1.23% to $52.52, BHP Group Ltd. ADR (BHP.AU) rose 1.12% to $55.06, and Rio Tinto PLC ADR (RIO.LN) rose 0.50% to $68.47. Trading volume (17.6 M) remained 958,559 below its 50-day average volume of 18.6 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled October 8, 2021.
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October 08, 2021 16:53 ET (20:53 GMT)
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