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Shares of Marathon Oil Corp. (MRO) rallied 5.43% to $16.51 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index rising 0.17% to 4,690.70 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average rising 0.55% to 35,813.80. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. Marathon Oil Corp. closed $1.08 short of its 52-week high ($17.59), which the company achieved on November 8th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Tuesday, as Exxon Mobil Corp. (XOM) rose 2.63% to $63.13, Chevron Corp. (CVX) rose 2.10% to $116.30, and Royal Dutch Shell PLC ADR Cl A (RDSA.LN) rose 2.20% to $44.08. Trading volume (19.8 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 18.3 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled November 23, 2021.
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November 23, 2021 17:09 ET (22:09 GMT)
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