XOM Stock – Celanese Corp. stock rises Wednesday, still underperforms market
Shares of Celanese Corp.
inched 0.09% higher to $163.95 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around positive 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. Celanese Corp. closed $7.05 short of its 52-week high ($171.00), which the company achieved on May 10th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as Exxon Mobil Corp.
rose 1.17% to $58.94, Eastman Chemical Co.
fell 0.10% to $123.66, and Westlake Chemical Corp.
rose 0.20% to $99.41. Trading volume (806,028) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 730,652.