The stock of Walmart Inc. falls Thursday, underperforming the market

Shares of Walmart Inc. WMT,
fell 0.34% to $148.00 on Thursday, on what turned out to be an all-around bad trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX,
down 0.31% to 3,946.56 and Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA,
decreased by 0.02% to 33,546.32. The stock’s fall broke a two-day winning streak. Walmart Inc. closed $12.77 lower than its 52-week high ($160.77), which the company hit on April 21.

The stock performed mixed Thursday compared to some of its peers, such as Inc. AMZN,
fell 2.34% to $94.85, Costco Wholesale Corp. COST,
fell 0.53% to $521.32, and Target Corp. TGT,
rose 4.21% to $162.01. Trading volume (8.3 million) exceeded the 50-day average volume of 6.5 million.

Editor’s note: This story was auto-generated by Automated Insights, an automation technology provider, using data from Dow Jones and FactSet. See our terms of use for market data.

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