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Shares of Marathon Oil Corp. (MRO) slipped 0.79% to $16.32 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index rising 0.19% to 4,605.38 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average rising 0.25% to 35,819.56. Marathon Oil Corp. closed $1.01 short of its 52-week high ($17.33), which the company reached on October 25th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as Exxon Mobil Corp. (XOM) rose 0.25% to $64.47, Chevron Corp. (CVX) rose 1.21% to $114.49, and Royal Dutch Shell PLC ADR Cl A (RDSA.LN) fell 3.20% to $45.92. Trading volume (14.2 M) remained 3.6 million below its 50-day average volume of 17.8 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled October 29, 2021.
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October 29, 2021 17:10 ET (21:10 GMT)
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