Shares of Quest Diagnostics Inc.
inched 0.57% higher to $133.46 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around dismal trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
falling 0.20% to 4,343.54 and Dow Jones Industrial Average
falling 0.60% to 34,577.37. This was the stock’s third consecutive day of gains. Quest Diagnostics Inc. closed $9.34 below its 52-week high ($142.80), which the company reached on May 10th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Tuesday, as Laboratory Corp. of America Holdings
rose 0.22% to $278.57, Qiagen N.V.
rose 0.79% to $49.89, and Sonic Healthcare Ltd. ADR
fell 2.60% to $27.77. Trading volume (934,797) remained 205,408 below its 50-day average volume of 1.1 M.
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