Amgen – Amgen Inc. stock falls Thursday, still outperforms market
Shares of Amgen Inc.
shed 0.91% to $221.91 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around grim trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
falling 1.34% to 3,768.47 and Dow Jones Industrial Average
falling 1.11% to 30,924.14. This was the stock’s third consecutive day of losses. Amgen Inc. closed $54.78 below its 52-week high ($276.69), which the company achieved on January 28th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Johnson & Johnson
fell 2.02% to $153.07, Roche Holding AG Part. Cert.
fell 0.46% to $325.67, and Pfizer Inc.
fell 0.55% to $34.20. Trading volume (3.5 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 2.4 M.