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Shares of Apple Inc. (AAPL) inched 0.91% higher to $143.29 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the NASDAQ Composite Index rising 1.05% to 14,654.02 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average rising 0.98% to 34,754.94. This was the stock's third consecutive day of gains. Apple Inc. closed $13.97 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 Thursday, as Microsoft Corp. (MSFT) rose 0.59% to $294.85, Alphabet Inc. Cl A (GOOGL) rose 1.21% to $2,784.50, and International Business Machines Corp. (IBM) fell 0.39% to $141.81. Trading volume (61.1 M) remained 13.8 million below its 50-day average volume of 74.9 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled October 7, 2021.
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October 07, 2021 16:31 ET (20:31 GMT)
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