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Shares of Facebook Inc. Cl A (FB) inched 0.24% higher to $324.54 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the NASDAQ Composite Index rising 0.73% to 14,571.64 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average falling 0.00% to 34,377.81. The stock's rise snapped a two-day losing streak. Facebook Inc. Cl A closed $59.79 short of its 52-week high ($384.33), which the company reached on September 1st.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as Microsoft Corp. (MSFT) rose 1.17% to $296.31, Alphabet Inc. Cl A (GOOGL) rose 0.83% to $2,751.64, and Twitter Inc. (TWTR) rose 1.22% to $62.20. Trading volume (14.3 M) remained 669,601 below its 50-day average volume of 15.0 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled October 13, 2021.
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October 13, 2021 16:32 ET (20:32 GMT)
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