Shares of Exxon Mobil Corp.
slid 1.13% to $57.11 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 0.20% to 4,367.48 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.07% to 34,823.35. The stock's fall snapped a two-day winning streak. Exxon Mobil Corp. closed $7.82 short of its 52-week high ($64.93), which the company achieved on June 25th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Chevron Corp.
fell 1.00% to $98.82. Trading volume (13.5 M) remained 10.3 million below its 50-day average volume of 23.8 M.