Royal Dutch Shell Stock – Marathon Oil Corp. stock outperforms market on strong trading day
Shares of Marathon Oil Corp.
rose 2.06% to $11.90 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 0.19% to 4,195.99 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.03% to 34,323.05. Marathon Oil Corp. closed $1.39 below its 52-week high ($13.29), which the company achieved on March 5th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Wednesday, as Exxon Mobil Corp.
rose 1.17% to $58.94, Chevron Corp.
rose 0.24% to $104.12, and Royal Dutch Shell PLC ADR Cl A
rose 0.38% to $39.13. Trading volume (11.8 M) remained 9.1 million below its 50-day average volume of 20.9 M.