Shares of Rockwell Automation Inc.
inched 0.86% higher to $277.98 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.31% to 33,733.96 and the S&P 500 Index
falling 0.07% to 4,016.95. This was the stock’s third consecutive day of gains. Rockwell Automation Inc. closed $28.94 below its 52-week high ($306.92), which the company achieved on January 25th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Tuesday, as Honeywell International Inc.
rose 1.21% to $206.93. Trading volume (688,366) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 676,645.