(NYSE: DVN) Devon Energy Corp. stock outperforms competitors

Devon Energy Corp. (NYSE: DVN), +3.71% rose 3.71 percent to $62.26 on a bleak trading day for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX, -0.34 percent falling 0.34 percent to 4,397.45 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, -0.26 percent falling 0.26 percent to 34,220.36. Devon Energy Corp. ended the day $1.00 lower than its 52-week high ($63.26), which it reached on March 23rd.

BHP Group Ltd. ADR BHP, +1.49 percent rose 1.49 percent to $77.03, ConocoPhillips (NYSE: COP), +2.06 percent rose 2.06 percent to $100.00, and EOG Resources Inc. EOG, +2.68 percent rose 2.66 percent to $124.57 on Tuesday, outperforming some of its competitors. The trading volume (9.4 million) was 3.9 million lower than the 50-day average volume of 13.3 million.