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Shares of Marathon Oil Corp. (MRO) inched 0.19% higher to $16.12 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index rising 0.34% to 4,704.54 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average falling 0.17% to 35,870.95. The stock's rise snapped a two-day losing streak. Marathon Oil Corp. closed $1.47 short of its 52-week high ($17.59), which the company reached on November 8th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Thursday, as Exxon Mobil Corp. (XOM) fell 1.09% to $63.61, Chevron Corp. (CVX) fell 0.84% to $114.45, and Royal Dutch Shell PLC ADR Cl A (RDSA.LN) fell 0.60% to $45.07. Trading volume (16.0 M) remained 2.1 million below its 50-day average volume of 18.1 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled November 18, 2021.
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November 18, 2021 17:09 ET (22:09 GMT)
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