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Shares of Facebook Inc. Cl A (FB) advanced 2.06% to $332.96 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the NASDAQ Composite Index rising 1.25% to 14,433.83 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average rising 0.92% to 34,314.67. Facebook Inc. Cl A closed $51.37 short of its 52-week high ($384.33), which the company reached on September 1st.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Tuesday, as Microsoft Corp. (MSFT) rose 2.00% to $288.76, Alphabet Inc. Cl A (GOOGL) rose 1.77% to $2,720.46, and Twitter Inc. (TWTR) rose 2.52% to $59.86. Trading volume (35.2 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 14.3 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled October 5, 2021.
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October 05, 2021 16:32 ET (20:32 GMT)
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