Whirlpool Corp. stock falls Tuesday, underperforms market

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Shares of Whirlpool Corp. WHR, -0.67% sank 0.67% to $203.95 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX, +1.05% rising 1.05% to 4,345.72 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, +0.92% rising 0.92% to 34,314.67. The stock’s fall snapped a two-day winning streak. Whirlpool Corp. closed $53.73 short of its 52-week high ($257.68), which the company achieved on May 10th.

The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Tuesday, as General Electric Co. GE, remained unchanged. Trading volume (616,216) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 491,732.