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Shares of Marathon Oil Corp. (MRO) slid 1.86% to $15.29 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around rough trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index falling 0.84% to 4,538.43 and Dow Jones Industrial Average falling 0.17% to 34,580.08. Marathon Oil Corp. closed $2.30 short of its 52-week high ($17.59), which the company achieved on November 8th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as Exxon Mobil Corp. (XOM) fell 0.64% to $60.89, Chevron Corp. (CVX) fell 0.63% to $114.41, and Royal Dutch Shell PLC ADR Cl A (RDSA.LN) fell 0.66% to $43.58. Trading volume (18.0 M) remained 477,031 below its 50-day average volume of 18.5 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled December 3, 2021.
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December 03, 2021 17:10 ET (22:10 GMT)
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