Shares of Constellation Brands Inc. Cl A
advanced 1.35% to $218.50 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 0.85% to 4,480.70 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.68% to 34,814.39. This was the stock's third consecutive day of gains. Constellation Brands Inc. Cl A closed $26.25 below its 52-week high ($244.75), which the company reached on May 3rd.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Wednesday, as Diageo PLC ADR
fell 0.55% to $192.07, Brown-Forman Corp. Cl B
fell 0.32% to $70.66, and Boston Beer Co. Cl A
fell 0.11% to $530.40. Trading volume (1.1 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 1.0 M.