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Shares of Pfizer Inc. PFE slipped 1.82% to $49.69 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around dismal trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX falling 0.67% to 4,091.19 and Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA falling 1.23% to 32,396.17. Pfizer Inc. closed $12.02 short of its 52-week high ($61.71), which the company achieved on December 20th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Tuesday, as Johnson & Johnson JNJ fell 0.57% to $172.92, Merck & Co. Inc. MRK fell 1.04% to $87.61, and Novartis AG ADR NVS fell 0.67% to $85.06. Trading volume (17.8 M) remained 3.1 million below its 50-day average volume of 20.9 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled August 2, 2022.
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August 02, 2022 17:14 ET (21:14 GMT)
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