XOM Stock – Exxon Mobil Corp. stock rises Wednesday, outperforms market
Shares of Exxon Mobil Corp.
advanced 2.89% to $57.32 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.16% to 33,730.89 and the S&P 500 Index
falling 0.41% to 4,124.66. This was the stock’s second consecutive day of gains. Exxon Mobil Corp. closed $5.23 short of its 52-week high ($62.55), which the company reached on March 11th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Wednesday, as Chevron Corp.
rose 1.99% to $104.27, Honeywell International Inc.
rose 0.17% to $229.38, and Total SE ADR
rose 0.86% to $45.53. Trading volume (28.0 M) remained 2.0 million below its 50-day average volume of 30.1 M.