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Shares of Juniper Networks Inc. (JNPR) advanced 1.96% to $28.63 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. This was the stock's third consecutive day of gains. Juniper Networks Inc. closed $1.14 below its 52-week high ($29.77), which the company achieved on August 25th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Cisco Systems Inc. (CSCO) rose 2.00% to $55.02, International Business Machines Corp. (IBM) fell 0.39% to $141.81, and Telefon AB L.M. Ericsson ADR (ERIC-B.SK) rose 2.12% to $11.58. Trading volume (2.3 M) remained 357,400 below its 50-day average volume of 2.7 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled October 7, 2021.
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October 07, 2021 17:03 ET (21:03 GMT)
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