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Shares of WestRock Co. (WRK) slipped 1.38% to $48.59 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index rising 0.31% to 4,121.43 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average rising 0.05% to 32,915.78. This was the stock's second consecutive day of losses. WestRock Co. closed $10.52 below its 52-week high ($59.11), which the company reached on June 7th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Monday, as International Paper Co. (IP) rose 0.36% to $47.26, Packaging Corp. of America (PKG) rose 1.08% to $160.84, and Mondi PLC ADR rose 2.34% to $39.44. Trading volume (1.7 M) remained 631,720 below its 50-day average volume of 2.4 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled June 6, 2022.
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June 06, 2022 17:29 ET (21:29 GMT)
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