GE Stock – Whirlpool Corp. stock outperforms market on strong trading day
Shares of Whirlpool Corp.
rose 2.36% to $225.02 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 1.13% to 4,369.55 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 1.30% to 34,870.16. Whirlpool Corp. closed $32.66 short of its 52-week high ($257.68), which the company reached on May 10th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Friday, as General Electric Co.
rose 2.25% to $13.16. Trading volume (520,231) remained 46,293 below its 50-day average volume of 566,524.