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Shares of Albemarle Corp. (ALB) shed 0.42% to $214.16 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around rough trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index falling 0.69% to 4,361.19 and Dow Jones Industrial Average falling 0.72% to 34,496.06. This was the stock's fourth consecutive day of losses. Albemarle Corp. closed $38.94 below its 52-week high ($253.10), which the company reached on September 10th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Monday, as W.R. Grace & Co. (GRA) rose 0.03% to $69.99, Avient Corp. (AVNT) fell 0.46% to $47.93, and BASF SE ADR (BAS.XE) rose 0.60% to $18.54. Trading volume (742,388) remained 518,430 below its 50-day average volume of 1.3 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled October 11, 2021.
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October 11, 2021 16:35 ET (20:35 GMT)
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