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Shares of Target Corp. (TGT) sank 0.69% to $252.05 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. This was the stock's second consecutive day of losses. Target Corp. closed $16.93 below its 52-week high ($268.98), which the company reached on November 15th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Walmart Inc. (WMT) rose 0.86% to $143.16, Costco Wholesale Corp. (COST) rose 0.59% to $529.37, and Dollar General Corp. (DG) fell 0.24% to $222.34. Trading volume (5.7 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 2.9 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled November 18, 2021.
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November 18, 2021 17:24 ET (22:24 GMT)
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