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Shares of Caterpillar Inc. (CAT) slipped 0.52% to $188.94 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index rising 0.30% to 4,363.80 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average falling 0.00% to 34,377.81. This was the stock's fourth consecutive day of losses. Caterpillar Inc. closed $57.75 short of its 52-week high ($246.69), which the company reached on June 4th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as Deere & Co. (DE) fell 0.48% to $329.00, General Electric Co. (GE) fell 0.35% to $102.36, and Cummins Inc. (CMI) rose 0.61% to $231.54. Trading volume (3.2 M) remained 145,649 below its 50-day average volume of 3.4 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled October 13, 2021.
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October 13, 2021 16:42 ET (20:42 GMT)
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