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Sept. 22, 2021, 4:35 p.m. EDT

Albemarle Corp. stock outperforms market on strong trading day

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Shares of Albemarle Corp. /zigman2/quotes/200578017/composite ALB -0.43% rose 3.14% to $223.28 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +0.30% rising 0.95% to 4,395.64 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -0.02% rising 1.00% to 34,258.32. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. Albemarle Corp. closed $29.82 short of its 52-week high ($253.10), which the company achieved on September 10th.

The stock outperformed some of its competitors Wednesday, as W.R. Grace & Co. /zigman2/quotes/202061502/composite GRA +0.03% rose 0.03% to $69.99, Avient Corp. /zigman2/quotes/205494819/composite AVNT +0.46% rose 2.18% to $45.51, and BASF SE ADR /zigman2/quotes/202868418/delayed BASFY -1.33% rose 1.96% to $18.69. Trading volume (901,807) remained 457,535 below its 50-day average volume of 1.4 M.

Editor's Note: This story was auto-generated by Automated Insights, an automation technology provider, using data from Dow Jones and FactSet. See our market data terms of use.

/zigman2/quotes/200578017/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 234.16
-1.01 -0.43%
Volume: 656,629
Oct. 21, 2021 4:00p
P/E Ratio
37.96
Dividend Yield
0.67%
Market Cap
$27.50 billion
Rev. per Employee
$530,324
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/zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime
US : S&P US
4,549.78
+13.59 +0.30%
Volume: 1.90B
Oct. 21, 2021 5:03p
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/zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime
US : Dow Jones Global
35,603.08
-6.26 -0.02%
Volume: 302.12M
Oct. 21, 2021 5:03p
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/zigman2/quotes/202061502/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 69.99
+0.02 +0.03%
Volume: 1.16M
Sept. 21, 2021 4:00p
P/E Ratio
60.52
Dividend Yield
1.89%
Market Cap
$4.64 billion
Rev. per Employee
$432,450
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/zigman2/quotes/205494819/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 52.55
+0.24 +0.46%
Volume: 303,874
Oct. 21, 2021 4:00p
P/E Ratio
21.63
Dividend Yield
1.81%
Market Cap
$4.78 billion
Rev. per Employee
$385,964
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/zigman2/quotes/202868418/delayed
US : U.S.: OTC
$ 18.29
-0.25 -1.33%
Volume: 102,844
Oct. 21, 2021 3:57p
P/E Ratio
23.66
Dividend Yield
7.52%
Market Cap
$67.91 billion
Rev. per Employee
$611,307
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