Shares of Avery Dennison Corp. AVY slid 0.83% to $150.30 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX rising 0.24% to 3,638.35 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA rising 0.13% to 29,910.37. This was the stock's second consecutive day of losses. Avery Dennison Corp. closed $6.52 below its 52-week high ($156.82), which the company reached on November 9th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as 3M Co. MMM fell 0.13% to $176.89, Huntsman Corp. HUN fell 0.27% to $25.57, and Intertape Polymer Group Inc. ITPOF rose 0.44% to $18.43. Trading volume (179,364) remained 393,855 below its 50-day average volume of 573,219.