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Shares of WestRock Co. (WRK) rallied 1.47% to $43.40 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index rising 1.46% to 3,789.99 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average rising 1.00% to 30,668.53. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. WestRock Co. closed $12.97 short of its 52-week high ($56.37), which the company achieved on June 16th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as International Paper Co. (IP) rose 0.99% to $44.05, Packaging Corp. of America (PKG) remained unchanged, and Mondi PLC ADR rose 5.03% to $35.90. Trading volume (2.0 M) remained 309,579 below its 50-day average volume of 2.3 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled June 15, 2022.
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June 15, 2022 17:29 ET (21:29 GMT)
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