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May 26, 2022, 5:14 p.m. EDT

Procter & Gamble Co. stock rises Thursday, still underperforms market

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Shares of Procter & Gamble Co. (NYS:PG) inched 0.87% higher to $146.48 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index (S&P:SPX) rising 1.99% to 4,057.84 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DOW:DJIA) rising 1.61% to 32,637.19. Procter & Gamble Co. closed $18.87 below its 52-week high ($165.35), which the company reached on January 21st.

The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Johnson & Johnson (NYS:JNJ) fell 0.09% to $179.46, L'Oreal S.A. ADR (OTC:LRLCY) rose 1.66% to $66.86, and Estee Lauder Cos. Cl A (NYS:EL) rose 3.57% to $240.40. Trading volume (5.7 M) remained 1.9 million below its 50-day average volume of 7.6 M.

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