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Shares of Juniper Networks Inc. (JNPR) inched 0.21% higher to $28.08 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable 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. Juniper Networks Inc. closed $1.69 short of its 52-week high ($29.77), which the company reached on August 25th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Wednesday, as Cisco Systems Inc. (CSCO) fell 1.37% to $53.94, International Business Machines Corp. (IBM) fell 0.55% to $142.36, and Telefon AB L.M. Ericsson ADR (ERIC-B.SK) fell 0.26% to $11.34. Trading volume (2.4 M) remained 412,364 below its 50-day average volume of 2.8 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled October 6, 2021.
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October 06, 2021 17:03 ET (21:03 GMT)
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