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Shares of Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) slid 0.74% to $178.80 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around dismal trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index falling 1.16% to 3,808.10 and Dow Jones Industrial Average falling 1.02% to 32,930.08. The stock's fall snapped a two-day winning streak. Johnson & Johnson closed $7.89 short of its 52-week high ($186.69), which the company reached on April 25th.
Despite its losses, the stock outperformed some of its competitors Thursday, as Procter & Gamble Co. (PG) fell 1.24% to $150.34. Trading volume (6.3 M) remained 191,326 below its 50-day average volume of 6.4 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled Janurary 5, 2023.
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January 05, 2023 16:33 ET (21:33 GMT)
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