Whirlpool Corp. stock outperforms competitors on strong trading day
Shares of Whirlpool Corp.
inched 0.54% higher to $230.79 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 0.30% to 4,460.83 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.04% to 35,499.85. This was the stock’s fourth consecutive day of gains. Whirlpool Corp. closed $26.89 short of its 52-week high ($257.68), which the company reached on May 10th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Thursday, as General Electric Co.
rose 0.45% to $106.52. Trading volume (417,240) remained 187,103 below its 50-day average volume of 604,343.