The following 3 stocks fared the worst amid today's decline

Published: September 20 2022, 21:00 GMT+0

The following 3 stocks fared the worst amid today's decline

Markets closed lower, with Sotera Health Company, Ford Motor Co, Iron Mountain Inc making today's list of top losers.

What happened after today's session ended? Leading equity indices in the US declined as Dow Jones slipped 1% and closed at 30,700. S&P 500 closed at 3,856, a 1.13% change.

While price action maintains a negative bias, United States Building Permits (Aug) released today at 12:30 UTC with a figure of 1.52 million, while the previous figure was 1.69 million.

-12.32%: Ford dropped by 12.32% and closed the session at $13.09

Today's session continued the recent downtrend: after ending yesterday at $14.93, Ford Motor Co dropped to $13 early in today's session and closed at $13.09. Overall, it lost 12.32% of its value. The company's market cap is $52.62 billion with an average daily trading volume of 58.14 million shares. So far in 2022, it has been under-performing the S&P 500 by 8.43%.

-9.84%: lacklustre market today sentiment sees Iron Mountain drop 9.84%

After ending yesterday at $56.18, Iron Mountain fell down to $50.58 today and closed at $50.65 — losing 9.84% of its value. The company has a market cap of $14.72 billion with an average daily volume of 1.71 million shares. The S&P 500 has been doing worse in 2022, it has been passing it by 32.46%.

-16.58%: Sotera Health ended at $8.2, falling to $1.63

Sotera Health traded at $8.2 after making its biggest single-day drop of $1.63 (16.58%) since Mar 2. Continuing its a 6 day bearish run (-$6.6), Sotera Health showed losses today. Daily trading volume (11.86 million shares) increased, making up 529% of the 21-day average (2.24 million).