Shares of Campbell Soup Co. /zigman2/quotes/202107764/composite CPB +1.53% inched 0.02% higher to $42.21 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around rough trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +1.42% falling 0.19% to 4,391.34 and Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +1.82% falling 0.03% to 34,746.25. The stock's rise snapped a two-day losing streak. Campbell Soup Co. closed $11.56 below its 52-week high ($53.77), which the company reached on January 27th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Friday, as Unilever PLC ADR /zigman2/quotes/204685760/composite UL +1.64% fell 0.55% to $52.64, Mondelez International Inc. Cl A /zigman2/quotes/201769764/composite MDLZ +1.54% fell 0.58% to $59.54, and McCormick & Co. Inc. Com. Vtg. /zigman2/quotes/203694994/composite MKC.V +0.29% fell 1.70% to $79.10. Trading volume (1.6 M) remained 1.4 million below its 50-day average volume of 2.9 M.