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Shares of Target Corp. (TGT) rallied 1.15% to $246.95 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around rough trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index falling 0.16% to 4,473.75 and Dow Jones Industrial Average falling 0.18% to 34,751.32. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. Target Corp. closed $20.11 below its 52-week high ($267.06), which the company reached on August 11th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Walmart Inc. (WMT) rose 0.33% to $145.03, Costco Wholesale Corp. (COST) rose 0.56% to $463.31, and Dollar General Corp. (DG) rose 2.12% to $221.56. Trading volume (2.1 M) remained 768,735 below its 50-day average volume of 2.9 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled September 16, 2021.
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September 16, 2021 17:25 ET (21:25 GMT)
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