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Shares of Virgin Galactic Holdings Inc. (SPCE) slid 2.96% to $17.38 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the NASDAQ Composite Index rising 0.45% to 15,993.71 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average falling 0.17% to 35,870.95. This was the stock's seventh consecutive day of losses. Virgin Galactic Holdings Inc. closed $45.42 short of its 52-week high ($62.80), which the company achieved on February 4th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Southwest Airlines Co. (LUV) fell 2.17% to $46.37, Delta Air Lines Inc. (DAL) fell 1.45% to $40.12, and Ryanair Holdings PLC ADR (RY4C.DB) fell 1.53% to $110.86. Trading volume (9.5 M) remained 3.3 million below its 50-day average volume of 12.8 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled November 18, 2021.
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November 18, 2021 17:22 ET (22:22 GMT)
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