Target Corp. stock underperforms Wednesday when compared to competitors despite daily gains – MarketWatch

Shares of Target Corp. TGT, +0.40% inched 0.40% higher to $164.21 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, +0.03% rising 0.03% to 33,743.84 and the S&P 500 Index SPX, -0.02% falling 0.02% to 4,016.22. Target Corp. closed $90.66 below its 52-week high ($254.87), which the company reached on April 21st.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as Inc. AMZN, +0.89% rose 0.89% to $97.18, Walmart Inc. WMT, -0.48% fell 0.48% to $142.34, and Costco Wholesale Corp. COST, -0.25% fell 0.25% to $490.88. Trading volume (2.2 M) remained 2.9 million below its 50-day average volume of 5.1 M.
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