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Oct. 6, 2021, 4:37 p.m. EDT

A.O. Smith Corp. stock rises Wednesday, still underperforms market

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Shares of A.O. Smith Corp. (NYS:AOS) inched 0.14% higher to $63.75 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index (S&P:SPX) rising 0.41% to 4,363.55 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DOW:DJIA) rising 0.30% to 34,416.99. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. A.O. Smith Corp. closed $10.06 short of its 52-week high ($73.81), which the company achieved on September 3rd.

The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as Lennox International Inc. (NYS:LII) fell 0.77% to $297.02 and BWX Technologies Inc. (NYS:BWXT) rose 1.46% to $57.75. Trading volume (1.2 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 860,251.

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