Shares of Avery Dennison Corp. AVY inched 0.09% higher to $154.18 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around dismal trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX falling 0.19% to 3,691.96 and Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA falling 0.49% to 30,069.79. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. Avery Dennison Corp. closed $2.64 short of its 52-week high ($156.82), which the company achieved on November 9th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Monday, as 3M Co. MMM fell 1.34% to $170.15, Huntsman Corp. HUN fell 0.94% to $25.23, and Intertape Polymer Group Inc. ITPOF fell 2.15% to $19.57. Trading volume (409,503) remained 137,768 below its 50-day average volume of 547,271.