Campbell Soup Co. stock outperforms market on strong trading day

Shares of Campbell Soup Co. CPB inched 0.73% higher to $42.50 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX rising 0.41% to 4,363.55 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA rising 0.30% to 34,416.99. The stock’s fall snapped a two-day winning streak. Campbell Soup Co. closed $11.27 below its 52-week high ($53.77), which the company achieved on January 27th.

The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday,…