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Shares of Bristol Myers Squibb Co. (BMY) advanced 1.10% to $57.70 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index rising 1.71% to 4,438.26 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average rising 1.56% to 34,912.56. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. Bristol Myers Squibb Co. closed $12.05 short of its 52-week high ($69.75), which the company reached on August 23rd.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Thursday, as Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) rose 0.57% to $160.11, Merck & Co. Inc. (MRK) fell 0.79% to $78.33, and Pfizer Inc. (PFE) rose 0.60% to $41.67. Trading volume (9.0 M) remained 368,080 below its 50-day average volume of 9.4 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled October 14, 2021.
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October 14, 2021 16:41 ET (20:41 GMT)
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