Stryker Corp. stock falls Thursday, underperforms market

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Shares of Stryker Corp. SYK, -1.13% slid 1.13% to $276.92 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around grim trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX, -0.46% falling 0.46% to 4,493.28 and Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, -0.43% falling 0.43% to 34,879.38. The stock’s fall snapped a two-day winning streak. Stryker Corp. closed $4.02 short of its 52-week high ($280.94), which the company reached on September 8th.

The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Medtronic PLC MDT, -1.29% fell 1.29% to $133.43, Boston Scientific Corp. BSX, -0.22% fell 0.22% to $45.41, and Edwards Lifesciences Corp. EW, -0.55% fell 0.55% to $122.08. Trading volume (686,252) remained 460,282 below its 50-day average volume of 1.1 M.

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