Shares of Johnson & Johnson JNJ,
fell 0.85% to $169.79 on Wednesday, which turned out to be a great trading session for the stock market with the S&P 500 index SPX,
and the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA), up 0.28% to 4,726.35
rose 0.11% to 36,290.32. This was the third day in a row for the stock. Johnson & Johnson closed $10.13 lower than its 52-week high ($179.92), which the company achieved on Aug. 20.
The stock underperformed some of its peers on Wednesday as part of Roche Holding AG. Certificate RHHVF,
Up 0.79% to $405.60, Merck & Company Inc. MRK,
fell 0.58% to $81.20, and Pfizer Inc. pfe,
fell 0.07% to $56.65. Trading volume (8.1M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 7.5M.