Shares of Ventas Inc. VTR sank 0.41% to $55.41 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX rising 0.36% to 4,185.47 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA rising 0.48% to 34,200.67. Ventas Inc. closed $2.69 short of its 52-week high ($58.10), which the company reached on March 11th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as Welltower Inc. WELL fell 0.73% to $75.69, Healthpeak Properties Inc. PEAK rose 0.30% to $33.25, and Duke Realty Corp. DRE rose 0.50% to $44.48. Trading volume (2.2 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 2.2 M.