XOM Stock – Celanese Corp. stock underperforms Wednesday when compared to competitors
Shares of Celanese Corp.
slipped 1.64% to $151.00 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 0.15% to 4,079.95 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.05% to 33,446.26. This was the stock’s second consecutive day of losses. Celanese Corp. closed $4.62 below its 52-week high ($155.62), which the company reached on March 26th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as Exxon Mobil Corp.
rose 0.44% to $56.59, Eastman Chemical Co.
rose 0.01% to $111.58, and Westlake Chemical Corp.
fell 1.62% to $89.44. Trading volume (689,100) remained 181,685 below its 50-day average volume of 870,785.