Shares of Welltower Inc.
slid 0.75% to $86.88 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 second consecutive day of losses. Welltower Inc. closed $2.92 below its 52-week high ($89.80), which the company reached on July 16th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as Ventas Inc.
fell 0.47% to $57.12, Healthpeak Properties Inc.
fell 0.28% to $35.27, and Healthcare Trust of America Inc.
fell 0.23% to $30.61. Trading volume (1.7 M) remained 188,198 below its 50-day average volume of 1.9 M.