Whirlpool Corp. stock rises Wednesday, outperforms market
Shares of Whirlpool Corp.
rallied 1.18% to $221.33 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 0.12% to 4,374.30 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.13% to 34,933.23. The stock’s rise snapped a two-day losing streak. Whirlpool Corp. closed $36.35 below 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 0.62% to $12.81. Trading volume (425,486) remained 140,227 below its 50-day average volume of 565,713.