ISRG stock – Becton Dickinson & Co. stock rises Monday, still underperforms market
Shares of Becton Dickinson & Co.
inched 0.12% higher to $240.83 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 1.40% to 4,224.79 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 1.76% to 33,876.97. This was the stock’s second consecutive day of gains. Becton Dickinson & Co. closed $44.14 short of its 52-week high ($284.97), which the company achieved on August 5th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Monday, as Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc.
rose 0.23% to $483.56, Intuitive Surgical Inc.
rose 1.72% to $894.00, and Baxter International Inc.
rose 0.85% to $81.51. Trading volume (1.6 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 1.5 M.