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Shares of Principal Financial Group Inc. (PFG) slipped 3.34% to $89.81 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around poor trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index falling 0.31% to 3,946.56 and Dow Jones Industrial Average falling 0.02% to 33,546.32. This was the stock's fourth consecutive day of losses. Principal Financial Group Inc. closed $6.36 short of its 52-week high ($96.17), which the company achieved on November 11th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as AFLAC Inc. (AFL) fell 0.31% to $70.59, Assurant Inc. (AIZ) fell 1.83% to $123.46, and Aegon N.V. ADR (AGN.AE) rose 0.21% to $4.82. Trading volume (2.3 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 1.9 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled November 17, 2022.
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November 17, 2022 17:16 ET (22:16 GMT)
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