Shares of Campbell Soup Co.
slipped 0.05% to $41.49 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 1.71% to 4,438.26 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 1.56% to 34,912.56. This was the stock's fourth consecutive day of losses. Campbell Soup Co. closed $12.28 below its 52-week high ($53.77), which the company achieved on January 27th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Unilever PLC ADR
rose 0.32% to $53.14, Mondelez International Inc. Cl A
rose 1.12% to $60.63, and McCormick & Co. Inc. Com. Vtg.
rose 1.56% to $80.05. Trading volume (1.9 M) remained 936,714 below its 50-day average volume of 2.9 M.