Shares of Avery Dennison Corp. AVY slid 0.64% to $149.87 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA rising 0.29% to 29,969.52 and the S&P 500 Index SPX falling 0.06% to 3,666.72. This was the stock's second consecutive day of losses. Avery Dennison Corp. closed $6.95 short of its 52-week high ($156.82), which the company reached on November 9th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as 3M Co. MMM fell 0.01% to $171.83, Huntsman Corp. HUN fell 1.71% to $24.70, and Intertape Polymer Group Inc. ITPOF rose 5.19% to $19.27. Trading volume (450,787) remained 102,049 below its 50-day average volume of 552,836.