Diageo Stock – Brown-Forman Corp. Cl B stock rises Wednesday, outperforms market
Shares of Brown-Forman Corp. Cl B
inched 0.91% higher to $80.90 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 0.14% to 4,208.12 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.07% to 34,600.38. Brown-Forman Corp. Cl B closed $2.50 short of its 52-week high ($83.40), which the company achieved on September 2nd.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Wednesday, as Diageo PLC ADR
rose 0.43% to $194.52, Pernod Ricard S.A. ADR
fell 0.36% to $44.11, and Constellation Brands Inc. Cl A
rose 0.83% to $239.31. Trading volume (519,844) remained 435,711 below its 50-day average volume of 955,555.