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Shares of WestRock Co. (WRK) slipped 0.34% to $49.27 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around dismal trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index falling 1.63% to 4,108.54 and Dow Jones Industrial Average falling 1.05% to 32,899.70. WestRock Co. closed $10.29 short of its 52-week high ($59.56), which the company reached on June 4th.
Despite its losses, the stock outperformed some of its competitors Friday, as International Paper Co. (IP) fell 0.86% to $47.09, Packaging Corp. of America (PKG) fell 0.36% to $159.12, and Mondi PLC ADR fell 2.42% to $38.54.true Trading volume (2.4 M) remained 20,472 below its 50-day average volume of 2.4 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled June 3, 2022.
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June 03, 2022 17:29 ET (21:29 GMT)
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