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Shares of Waste Management Inc. (WM) inched 0.96% higher to $164.30 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average rising 0.59% to 36,799.65 and the S&P 500 Index falling 0.06% to 4,793.54. Waste Management Inc. closed $3.74 short of its 52-week high ($168.04), which the company reached on November 29th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Tuesday, as Republic Services Inc. (RSG) rose 0.86% to $136.58, Waste Connections Inc. (WCN.T) fell 0.07% to $133.97, and Veolia Environnement S.A. ADR fell 0.03% to $36.92. Trading volume (2.1 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 1.6 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled Janurary 4, 2022.
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January 04, 2022 17:33 ET (22:33 GMT)
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