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Shares of Waste Management Inc. (WM) slid 0.35% to $160.03 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index rising 1.78% to 4,649.23 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average rising 1.60% to 35,492.70. This was the stock's third consecutive day of losses. Waste Management Inc. closed $8.01 below its 52-week high ($168.04), which the company achieved on November 29th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Tuesday, as Republic Services Inc. (RSG) fell 0.25% to $133.38, Waste Connections Inc. (WCN.T) rose 0.48% to $129.12, and Veolia Environnement S.A. ADR rose 0.66% to $35.73. Trading volume (1.2 M) remained 481,962 below its 50-day average volume of 1.7 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled December 21, 2021.
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December 21, 2021 17:32 ET (22:32 GMT)
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