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Shares of Waste Management Inc. (WM) slipped 0.45% to $160.59 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around dismal trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index falling 1.14% to 4,568.02 and Dow Jones Industrial Average falling 1.23% to 34,932.16. This was the stock's second consecutive day of losses. Waste Management Inc. closed $7.45 short of its 52-week high ($168.04), which the company achieved on November 29th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Monday, as Republic Services Inc. (RSG) fell 0.93% to $133.72, Waste Connections Inc. (WCN.T) fell 1.34% to $128.50, and Veolia Environnement S.A. ADR rose 0.16% to $35.50. Trading volume (1.4 M) remained 263,337 below its 50-day average volume of 1.7 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled December 20, 2021.
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December 20, 2021 17:32 ET (22:32 GMT)
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