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Shares of Valero Energy Corp. (VLO) shed 2.74% to $116.90 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index rising 0.75% to 3,963.51 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average rising 0.55% to 33,781.48. Valero Energy Corp. closed $29.91 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 Thursday, as Exxon Mobil Corp. (XOM) rose 0.74% to $104.42 and Chevron Corp. (CVX) rose 0.59% to $173.54. Trading volume (5.0 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 4.0 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled December 8, 2022.
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December 08, 2022 17:45 ET (22:45 GMT)
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