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Shares of Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) slid 1.02% to $163.28 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around rough trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index falling 1.71% to 3,789.93 and Dow Jones Industrial Average falling 1.70% to 30,183.78. This was the stock's third consecutive day of losses. Johnson & Johnson closed $23.41 below its 52-week high ($186.69), which the company reached on April 25th.
Despite its losses, the stock outperformed some of its competitors Wednesday, as Roche Holding AG Part. Cert. fell 1.24% to $319.00, Merck & Co. Inc. (MRK) fell 1.71% to $84.53, and Pfizer Inc. (PFE) fell 1.90% to $43.92.true Trading volume (8.0 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 6.9 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled September 21, 2022.
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September 21, 2022 16:33 ET (20:33 GMT)
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