Shares of Celanese Corp.
shed 2.37% to $152.53 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around dismal trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
falling 0.46% to 4,402.66 and Dow Jones Industrial Average
falling 0.92% to 34,792.67. Celanese Corp. closed $18.47 short of its 52-week high ($171.00), which the company reached on May 10th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as Exxon Mobil Corp.
fell 2.34% to $56.84, Eastman Chemical Co.
fell 2.46% to $109.02, and Westlake Chemical Corp.
fell 3.69% to $80.62. Trading volume (458,763) remained 315,459 below its 50-day average volume of 774,222.
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