Shares of Avery Dennison Corp. AVY inched 0.73% higher to $155.31 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX rising 0.28% to 3,702.25 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA rising 0.35% to 30,173.88. This was the stock's third consecutive day of gains. Avery Dennison Corp. closed $1.51 below its 52-week high ($156.82), which the company achieved on November 9th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Tuesday, as 3M Co. MMM rose 1.36% to $172.46, Huntsman Corp. HUN rose 3.25% to $26.05, and Intertape Polymer Group Inc. ITPOF rose 3.01% to $20.16. Trading volume (438,350) remained 106,355 below its 50-day average volume of 544,705.