Procter & Gamble – Colgate-Palmolive Co. stock outperforms market on strong trading day
Shares of Colgate-Palmolive Co.
inched 0.32% higher to $75.51 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 0.10% to 3,943.34 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.90% to 32,778.64. Colgate-Palmolive Co. closed $10.90 below its 52-week high ($86.41), which the company achieved on November 20th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as Procter & Gamble Co.
rose 0.97% to $128.14, Unilever PLC ADR
rose 0.99% to $55.13, and Reckitt Benckiser Group PLC
fell 0.98% to $85.93. Trading volume (3.1 M) remained 1.7 million below its 50-day average volume of 4.8 M.