Caterpillar – Caterpillar Inc. stock outperforms competitors on strong trading day
Shares of Caterpillar Inc.
inched 0.36% higher to $233.36 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 0.36% to 4,185.47 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.48% to 34,200.67. Caterpillar Inc. closed $4.42 short of its 52-week high ($237.78), which the company reached on March 18th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as Deere & Co.
rose 0.24% to $383.07, General Electric Co.
fell 1.18% to $13.39, and Cummins Inc.
rose 0.91% to $264.35. Trading volume (2.1 M) remained 1.1 million below its 50-day average volume of 3.2 M.