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July 19, 2021, 5:02 p.m. EDT

Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. stock outperforms competitors despite losses on the day

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Shares of Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (NYS:J) slid 2.63% to $128.57 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around dismal trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index (S&P:SPX) falling 1.59% to 4,258.49 and Dow Jones Industrial Average (DOW:DJIA) falling 2.09% to 33,962.04. This was the stock's third consecutive day of losses. Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. closed $17.40 below its 52-week high ($145.97), which the company reached on May 10th.

The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Monday, as Quanta Services Inc. (NYS:PWR) fell 2.84% to $85.44, AECOM (NYS:ACM) fell 2.36% to $58.83, and BWX Technologies Inc. (NYS:BWXT) fell 3.18% to $55.35. Trading volume (624,792) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 569,697.

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