Shares of Dentsply Sirona Inc.
advanced 1.38% to $68.95 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.06% to 34,133.03 and the S&P 500 Index
falling 0.67% to 4,164.66. This was the stock's fourth consecutive day of gains. Dentsply Sirona Inc. hit a new 52-week high, surpassing its previous peak of $68.42, which the company reached on May 3rd.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Tuesday, as Danaher Corp.
rose 0.53% to $256.03, 3M Co.
rose 0.39% to $199.38, and Zimmer Biomet Holdings Inc.
fell 2.82% to $172.93. Trading volume (2.7 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 1.7 M.