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Shares of WestRock Co. WRK inched 0.86% higher to $40.99 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around rough trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX falling 0.30% to 3,900.11 and Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA falling 0.20% to 31,438.26. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. WestRock Co. closed $13.79 short of its 52-week high ($54.78), which the company reached on May 5th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Monday, as International Paper Co. IP fell 0.07% to $42.81, Packaging Corp. of America PKG rose 0.78% to $141.69, and Mondi PLC ADR MONDY rose 0.33% to $36.60. Trading volume (2.2 M) remained 312,099 below its 50-day average volume of 2.5 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled June 27, 2022.
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June 27, 2022 17:30 ET (21:30 GMT)
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