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Shares of Valero Energy Corp. (VLO) slipped 3.21% to $125.83 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around poor trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index falling 2.50% to 3,759.69 and Dow Jones Industrial Average falling 1.55% to 32,147.76. Valero Energy Corp. closed $20.98 below its 52-week high ($146.81), which the company reached on June 8th.
Despite its losses, the stock outperformed some of its competitors Wednesday, as Phillips 66 (PSX) fell 3.86% to $103.24 and Marathon Petroleum Corp. (MPC) fell 3.75% to $114.73. Trading volume (4.0 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 4.0 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled November 2, 2022.
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November 02, 2022 17:29 ET (21:29 GMT)
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