Amgen – Amgen Inc. stock underperforms Thursday when compared to competitors
Shares of Amgen Inc.
slid 0.50% to $246.88 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 0.42% to 4,097.17 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.17% to 33,503.57. This was the stock’s third consecutive day of losses. Amgen Inc. closed $29.81 below its 52-week high ($276.69), which the company achieved on January 28th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Johnson & Johnson
fell 0.39% to $162.97, Roche Holding AG Part. Cert.
rose 0.90% to $330.02, and Pfizer Inc.
rose 0.14% to $35.96. Trading volume (1.6 M) remained 1.1 million below its 50-day average volume of 2.8 M.