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Shares of Valero Energy Corp. (VLO) slipped 1.74% to $118.86 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around grim trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index falling 1.44% to 3,941.26 and Dow Jones Industrial Average falling 1.03% to 33,596.34. This was the stock's fifth consecutive day of losses. Valero Energy Corp. closed $27.95 short of its 52-week high ($146.81), which the company achieved on June 8th.
Despite its losses, the stock outperformed some of its competitors Tuesday, as Exxon Mobil Corp. (XOM) fell 2.78% to $103.88 and Chevron Corp. (CVX) fell 2.58% to $172.01. Trading volume (4.5 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 3.9 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled December 6, 2022.
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December 06, 2022 17:44 ET (22:44 GMT)
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