West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc.

NYSE: WST
$234.66
+$11.16 (+5.0%)
Closing price November 30, 2022
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The S&P 500 index is up about 2% this year, after a spring collapse and remarkable rebound. Among the companies in the index, 10 are up more than 50%.
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