Waters Corp. Stock Rises Wednesday, Outperforms Market
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Shares of Waters Corp. (WAT) rallied 1.21% to $349.77 Wednesday, 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 3,852.97 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average rising 0.40% to 33,269.77. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. Waters Corp. closed $19.23 short of its 52-week high ($369.00), which the company reached on August 1st.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (TMO) rose 1.58% to $561.92, Danaher Corp. (DHR) rose 1.56% to $266.37, and General Electric Co. (GE) rose 5.86% to $70.20. Trading volume (239,016) remained 94,917 below its 50-day average volume of 333,933.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled Janurary 4, 2023.
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January 04, 2023 17:32 ET (22:32 GMT)
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