Shares of Avery Dennison Corp. AVY slid 0.64% to $149.34 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around grim trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX falling 0.46% to 3,621.63 and Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA falling 0.91% to 29,638.64. This was the stock's third consecutive day of losses. Avery Dennison Corp. closed $7.48 short of its 52-week high ($156.82), which the company reached on November 9th.
Despite its losses, the stock outperformed some of its competitors Monday, as 3M Co. MMM fell 2.35% to $172.73, Huntsman Corp. HUN fell 3.13% to $24.77, and Intertape Polymer Group Inc. ITPOF fell 1.47% to $18.16. Trading volume (590,297) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 570,176.