Shares of Align Technology Inc.
slumped 0.46% to $653.34 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 0.14% to 4,793.06 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.25% to 36,488.63. This was the stock’s second consecutive day of losses. Align Technology Inc. closed $84.11 below its 52-week high ($737.45), which the company reached on September 23rd.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as Danaher Corp.
rose 1.04% to $326.58, 3M Co.
rose 0.43% to $178.41, and Dentsply Sirona Inc.
rose 1.11% to $56.65. Trading volume (206,769) remained 401,848 below its 50-day average volume of 608,617.