Walmart Inc. stock falls Monday, underperforms market

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Shares of Walmart Inc. WMT, -1.42% shed 1.42% to $137.91 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX, +0.18% rising 0.18% to 4,187.62 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, -0.18% falling 0.18% to 33,981.57. Walmart Inc. closed $15.75 below its 52-week high ($153.66), which the company reached on December 1st.

The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Monday, as Inc. AMZN, +2.04% rose 2.04% to $3,409.00, Costco Wholesale Corp. COST, -1.28% fell 1.28% to $368.52, and Target Corp. TGT, -1.16% fell 1.16% to $203.63. Trading volume (7.6 M) remained 2.4 million below its 50-day average volume of 10.0 M.