Shares of Welltower Inc. WELL sank 0.67% to $75.11 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX rising 0.77% to 4,128.80 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA rising 0.89% to 33,800.60. The stock's fall snapped a three-day winning streak. Welltower Inc. closed $1.07 short of its 52-week high ($76.18), which the company reached on April 8th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as Ventas Inc. VTR fell 0.31% to $54.74, Healthpeak Properties Inc. PEAK fell 0.74% to $32.39, and Healthcare Trust of America Inc. HTA fell 0.25% to $27.91. Trading volume (1.8 M) remained 605,367 below its 50-day average volume of 2.4 M.