Unilever Stock – Campbell Soup Co. stock rises Friday, outperforms market
Shares of Campbell Soup Co.
rose 1.06% to $49.40 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 0.36% to 4,185.47 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.48% to 34,200.67. This was the stock’s second consecutive day of gains. Campbell Soup Co. closed $4.68 below its 52-week high ($54.08), which the company achieved on August 27th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Friday, as Unilever PLC ADR
rose 0.26% to $57.57, Mondelez International Inc. Cl A
rose 0.10% to $58.77, and McCormick & Co. Inc. Com. Vtg.
rose 0.44% to $88.64. Trading volume (1.5 M) remained 679,915 below its 50-day average volume of 2.2 M.