XOM Stock – Phillips 66 stock outperforms market on strong trading day
Shares of Phillips 66
inched 0.11% higher to $84.29 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.36% to 34,207.84 and the S&P 500 Index
falling 0.08% to 4,155.86. This was the stock’s fourth consecutive day of losses. Phillips 66 closed $6.30 short of its 52-week high ($90.59), which the company reached on March 9th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as Exxon Mobil Corp.
rose 0.14% to $58.92, Chevron Corp.
rose 0.54% to $104.12, and Marathon Petroleum Corp.
fell 0.13% to $59.59. Trading volume (2.7 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 2.6 M.