Whirlpool Corp. stock outperforms market on strong trading day
Shares of Whirlpool Corp.
advanced 2.91% to $229.54 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 0.25% to 4,447.70 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.62% to 35,484.97. This was the stock’s third consecutive day of gains. Whirlpool Corp. closed $28.14 short of its 52-week high ($257.68), which the company achieved on May 10th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Wednesday, as General Electric Co.
fell 0.04% to $106.04. Trading volume (651,234) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 600,214.