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Aug. 27, 2021, 5:15 p.m. EDT

PepsiCo Inc. stock rises Friday, still underperforms market

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Shares of PepsiCo Inc. (NAS:PEP) inched 0.20% higher to $154.94 Friday, 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 0.88% to 4,509.37 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DOW:DJIA) rising 0.69% to 35,455.80. The stock's rise snapped a five-day losing streak. PepsiCo Inc. closed $4.69 below its 52-week high ($159.63), which the company reached on August 20th.

The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as Nestle S.A. ADR (OTC:NSRGY) rose 1.37% to $127.70, Coca-Cola Co. (NYS:KO) rose 0.20% to $55.65, and Unilever PLC ADR (NYS:UL) fell 0.41% to $55.51. Trading volume (4.2 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 4.1 M.

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