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Shares of Caterpillar Inc. (CAT) rose 1.23% to $194.33 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index rising 1.15% to 4,357.04 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average rising 1.43% to 34,326.46. The stock's rise snapped a two-day losing streak. Caterpillar Inc. closed $52.36 short of its 52-week high ($246.69), which the company reached on June 4th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as Deere & Co. (DE) rose 2.13% to $342.20, General Electric Co. (GE) rose 2.71% to $105.82, and Cummins Inc. (CMI) rose 1.51% to $227.96. Trading volume (3.5 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 3.4 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled October 1, 2021.
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October 01, 2021 16:42 ET (20:42 GMT)
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