Shares of Procter & Gamble Co.
slid 0.47% to $136.61 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around rough trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
falling 0.53% to 4,163.26 and Dow Jones Industrial Average
falling 0.36% to 34,077.63. The stock’s fall snapped a three-day winning streak. Procter & Gamble Co. closed $10.31 below its 52-week high ($146.92), which the company reached on November 9th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Monday, as Johnson & Johnson
rose 0.28% to $162.69, L’Oreal S.A. ADR
rose 0.80% to $81.50, and Estee Lauder Cos. Cl A
fell 1.00% to $309.18. Trading volume (9.1 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 8.3 M.