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Shares of Occidental Petroleum Corp. (OXY) rose 1.60% to $70.42 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around poor trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index falling 0.75% to 4,101.23 and Dow Jones Industrial Average falling 0.54% to 32,813.23. Occidental Petroleum Corp. closed $3.62 below its 52-week high ($74.04), which the company reached on May 31st.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as Exxon Mobil Corp. (XOM) rose 1.92% to $97.84, Chevron Corp. (CVX) rose 0.95% to $176.32, and ConocoPhillips (COP) rose 3.02% to $115.75. Trading volume (28.8 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 28.6 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled June 1, 2022.
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June 01, 2022 17:13 ET (21:13 GMT)
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