Amgen – Amgen Inc. stock falls Wednesday, underperforms market
Shares of Amgen Inc.
shed 1.06% to $229.99 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 1.14% to 3,925.43 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 1.35% to 31,961.86. Amgen Inc. closed $46.70 below its 52-week high ($276.69), which the company reached on January 28th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as Johnson & Johnson
rose 1.34% to $162.59, Roche Holding AG Part. Cert.
fell 1.20% to $330.00, and Pfizer Inc.
fell 0.47% to $33.75. Trading volume (2.7 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 2.5 M.