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Shares of Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) shed 0.63% to $51.73 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around rough trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index falling 0.26% to 4,688.67 and Dow Jones Industrial Average falling 0.58% to 35,931.05. This was the stock's second consecutive day of losses. Verizon Communications Inc. closed $10.22 short of its 52-week high ($61.95), which the company achieved on December 2nd.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as Apple Inc. (AAPL) rose 1.65% to $153.49, Alphabet Inc. Cl A (GOOGL) rose 0.12% to $2,960.94, and AT&T Inc. (T) remained unchanged. Trading volume (17.6 M) remained 900,948 below its 50-day average volume of 18.5 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled November 17, 2021.
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November 17, 2021 17:29 ET (22:29 GMT)
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