Linde PLC stock rises Wednesday, outperforms market

Shares of Linde PLC LIN, +1.35% advanced 1.35% to $274.29 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX, +0.36% rising 0.36% to 3,845.08 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, +0.23% rising 0.23% to 31,037.68. The stock’s rise snapped a six-day losing streak. Linde PLC closed $77.89 short of its 52-week high ($352.18), which the company reached on January 5th.

The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as Air Products & Chemicals Inc. APD, -1.15% fell 1.15% to $237.22, DuPont de Nemours Inc. DD, +1.48% rose 1.48% to $54.98, and Dow Inc. DOW, +0.89% rose 0.89% to $51.18. Trading volume (3.5 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 2.8 M.

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