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Shares of Bristol Myers Squibb Co. (BMY) sank 0.30% to $59.01 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index rising 0.83% to 4,399.76 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average rising 0.98% to 34,754.94. The stock's fall snapped a two-day winning streak. Bristol Myers Squibb Co. closed $10.74 short of its 52-week high ($69.75), which the company achieved on August 23rd.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) rose 0.89% to $161.34, Merck & Co. Inc. (MRK) rose 1.59% to $81.94, and Pfizer Inc. (PFE) rose 1.71% to $42.74. Trading volume (13.7 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 8.7 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled October 7, 2021.
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October 07, 2021 16:41 ET (20:41 GMT)
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