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Shares of Pfizer Inc. (PFE) inched 0.29% higher to $44.71 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around dismal trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index falling 0.57% to 4,443.05 and Dow Jones Industrial Average falling 0.84% to 34,577.57. The stock's rise snapped a five-day losing streak. Pfizer Inc. closed $7.15 below its 52-week high ($51.86), which the company reached on August 18th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Tuesday, as Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) fell 0.60% to $164.80, Merck & Co. Inc. (MRK) fell 0.58% to $72.11, and Novartis AG ADR (NOVN.EB) rose 0.02% to $85.28. Trading volume (24.0 M) remained 9.9 million below its 50-day average volume of 34.0 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled September 14, 2021.
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September 14, 2021 17:15 ET (21:15 GMT)
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