Waters Corp. Stock Outperforms Market On Strong Trading Day
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Shares of Waters Corp. (WAT) inched 0.60% higher to $299.96 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index rising 0.56% to 3,970.99 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average rising 0.41% to 32,237.53. The stock's rise snapped a two-day losing streak. Waters Corp. closed $69.04 below its 52-week high ($369.00), which the company reached on August 1st.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Friday, as Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (TMO) rose 0.55% to $558.26, Danaher Corp. (DHR) rose 0.50% to $248.17, and General Electric Co. (GE) fell 0.24% to $91.37. Trading volume (367,213) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 363,708.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled March 24, 2023.
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