ISRG stock – Becton Dickinson & Co. stock outperforms competitors despite losses on the day
Shares of Becton Dickinson & Co.
sank 0.19% to $242.02 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 0.19% to 4,195.99 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.03% to 34,323.05. This was the stock’s fourth consecutive day of losses. Becton Dickinson & Co. closed $42.95 short of its 52-week high ($284.97), which the company reached on August 5th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc.
fell 0.93% to $459.69, Intuitive Surgical Inc.
fell 0.78% to $839.38, and Baxter International Inc.
rose 0.09% to $82.42. Trading volume (1.6 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 1.3 M.