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Shares of Apple Inc. (AAPL) inched 0.63% higher to $142.00 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the NASDAQ Composite Index rising 0.47% to 14,501.91 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average rising 0.30% to 34,416.99. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. Apple Inc. closed $15.26 below its 52-week high ($157.26), which the company achieved on September 7th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as Microsoft Corp. (MSFT) rose 1.51% to $293.11, Alphabet Inc. Cl A (GOOGL) rose 1.13% to $2,751.30, and International Business Machines Corp. (IBM) fell 0.55% to $142.36. Trading volume (82.6 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 75.6 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled October 6, 2021.
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October 06, 2021 16:32 ET (20:32 GMT)
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