Shares of Avery Dennison Corp. AVY slipped 1.35% to $147.43 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around poor trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX falling 1.16% to 3,567.79 and Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA falling 1.16% to 29,438.42. This was the stock's second consecutive day of losses. Avery Dennison Corp. closed $9.39 below 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 Wednesday, as 3M Co. MMM fell 1.29% to $171.40, Huntsman Corp. HUN rose 0.57% to $24.80, and Intertape Polymer Group Inc. ITPOF fell 3.17% to $16.50. Trading volume (480,392) remained 143,414 below its 50-day average volume of 623,806.