Shares of Whirlpool Corp.
rallied 1.47% to $225.93 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 0.19% to 4,247.44 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.04% to 34,479.60. The stock's rise snapped a three-day losing streak. Whirlpool Corp. closed $31.75 short of its 52-week high ($257.68), which the company achieved on May 10th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Friday, as General Electric Co.
rose 0.44% to $13.69. Trading volume (625,678) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 616,912.