Shares of Phillips 66
rose 2.28% to $79.39 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.16% to 33,730.89 and the S&P 500 Index
falling 0.41% to 4,124.66. Phillips 66 closed $11.20 below its 52-week high ($90.59), which the company reached on March 9th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as Exxon Mobil Corp.
rose 2.89% to $57.32, Chevron Corp.
rose 1.99% to $104.27, and Marathon Petroleum Corp.
rose 2.47% to $53.87. Trading volume (2.2 M) remained 510,552 below its 50-day average volume of 2.7 M.