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Shares of Valero Energy Corp. (VLO) slipped 1.95% to $139.21 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index rising 0.59% to 4,027.26 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average rising 0.28% to 34,194.06. Valero Energy Corp. closed $7.60 short of its 52-week high ($146.81), which the company reached on June 8th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as Phillips 66 (PSX) fell 1.41% to $110.71 and Marathon Petroleum Corp. (MPC) fell 0.79% to $125.60. Trading volume (2.9 M) remained 1.2 million below its 50-day average volume of 4.1 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled November 23, 2022.
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November 23, 2022 17:29 ET (22:29 GMT)
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