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Nov. 19, 2021, 5:01 p.m. EST

Illinois Tool Works Inc. stock outperforms competitors on strong trading day

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Shares of Illinois Tool Works Inc. (NYS:ITW) inched 0.40% higher to $241.94 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around poor trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index (S&P:SPX) falling 0.14% to 4,697.96 and Dow Jones Industrial Average (DOW:DJIA) falling 0.75% to 35,601.98. Illinois Tool Works Inc. closed $1.80 below its 52-week high ($243.74), which the company reached on November 18th.

The stock outperformed some of its competitors Friday, as 3M Co. (NYS:MMM) rose 0.26% to $179.23, Parker Hannifin Corp. (NYS:PH) fell 0.77% to $329.75, and Stanley Black & Decker Inc. (NYS:SWK) fell 1.07% to $190.25. Trading volume (1.0 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 923,582.

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