Merck & Co. Inc. stock rises Monday, surpassing the market

Shares in Merck & Co. Inc.
MRK,
+ 0.83%

reached 0.83% higher at $ 74.93 on Monday, on what turned out to be an all-round mixed trading session for the stock market, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average
DJIA,
+ 0.09%

rising 0.09% to 31,521.69 and the S&P 500 Index
SPX,
-0.77%

drops 0.77% to 3,876.50. The stock’s rise hit a two-day loss. Merck & Co. Inc. closed $ 12.87 below the 52-week high ($ 87.80) that the company reached on September 3.

The stock outperformed some of its competitors Monday, such as Johnson & Johnson
JNJ,
-0.06%

fell 0.06% to $ 161.87, Roche Holding AG Part. Cert.
RHHVF,
-0.93%

fell 0.93% to $ 334.84 and Pfizer Inc.
PFE,
-0.52%

fell 0.52% to $ 34.26. The trading volume (8.2 million) was 1.7 million below the average volume of 9.9 million days.

Editor’s Note: This story was automatically generated by Automated Insights using data from Dow Jones and FactSet. See our terms of use for market data.

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