Shares in Occidental Petroleum Corp.
rose 4.13% to $ 26.47 on Monday, on what turned out to be an all-round mixed trading session for the stock market, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.09% to 31,521.69 and the S&P 500 Index
drops 0.77% to 3,876.50. This was the share’s second profit in a row. Occidental Petroleum Corp. closed at $ 14.08 during the 52-week high ($ 40.55), which the company reached on February 24.
The stock showed mixed performance compared to some of its competitors on Monday, as Exxon Mobil Corp.
increased 3.69% to $ 54.30, Chevron Corp.
rose 2.70% to $ 98.39 and ConocoPhillips
rose 5.08% to $ 50.88. The trading volume (22.3 million) darkened its 50-day average volume of 21.7 million.