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Shares of Electronic Arts Inc. (EA) inched 0.94% higher to $143.59 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. This was the stock's seventh consecutive day of gains. Electronic Arts Inc. closed $6.71 below its 52-week high ($150.30), which the company achieved on January 25th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as Microsoft Corp. (MSFT) rose 2.55% to $289.10 and Walt Disney Co. (DIS) rose 4.04% to $176.01. Trading volume (3.2 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 2.6 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled October 1, 2021.
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October 01, 2021 16:50 ET (20:50 GMT)
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