Whirlpool Corp. stock falls Monday, underperforms market
Shares of Whirlpool Corp.
shed 3.40% to $212.39 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around poor trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
falling 1.59% to 4,258.49 and Dow Jones Industrial Average
falling 2.09% to 33,962.04. This was the stock’s second consecutive day of losses. Whirlpool Corp. closed $45.29 short of its 52-week high ($257.68), which the company reached on May 10th.
Despite its losses, the stock outperformed some of its competitors Monday, as General Electric Co.
fell 4.38% to $12.00. Trading volume (817,665) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 554,066.