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Shares of Marathon Oil Corp. (MRO) inched 0.18% higher to $16.72 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index rising 0.39% to 4,700.90 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average rising 0.15% to 36,142.22. Marathon Oil Corp. closed $0.87 short of its 52-week high ($17.59), which the company reached on November 8th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Tuesday, as Exxon Mobil Corp. (XOM) rose 1.01% to $65.02, Chevron Corp. (CVX) rose 0.39% to $117.28, and Royal Dutch Shell PLC ADR Cl A (RDSA.LN) rose 0.68% to $45.59. Trading volume (10.8 M) remained 7.2 million below its 50-day average volume of 18.0 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled November 16, 2021.
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November 16, 2021 17:09 ET (22:09 GMT)
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