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Shares of Bristol Myers Squibb Co. (BMY) inched 0.07% higher to $59.19 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index rising 0.41% to 4,363.55 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average rising 0.30% to 34,416.99. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. Bristol Myers Squibb Co. closed $10.56 short of its 52-week high ($69.75), which the company reached on August 23rd.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) rose 0.21% to $159.91, Merck & Co. Inc. (MRK) fell 1.15% to $80.66, and Pfizer Inc. (PFE) fell 0.71% to $42.02. Trading volume (9.1 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 8.8 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled October 6, 2021.
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October 06, 2021 16:41 ET (20:41 GMT)
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