Shares of Campbell Soup Co. (NYS:CPB) slipped 0.10% to $40.82 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index (S&P:SPX) rising 0.74% to 4,519.63 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DOW:DJIA) rising 0.56% to 35,457.31. This was the stock's seventh consecutive day of losses. Campbell Soup Co. closed $12.95 below its 52-week high ($53.77), which the company achieved on January 27th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Tuesday, as Unilever PLC ADR (NYS:UL) fell 0.40% to $52.51, Mondelez International Inc. Cl A (NAS:MDLZ) rose 0.07% to $59.79, and McCormick & Co. Inc. Com. Vtg. (NYS:MKC.V) rose 0.89% to $79.88. Trading volume (2.0 M) remained 922,836 below its 50-day average volume of 2.9 M.