Shares of Whirlpool Corp.
slipped 1.18% to $214.68 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable 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. Whirlpool Corp. closed $43.00 short of its 52-week high ($257.68), which the company achieved on May 10th.
Despite its losses, the stock outperformed some of its competitors Thursday, as General Electric Co.
fell 2.91% to $12.70. Trading volume (1.8 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 599,597.