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Shares of Amazon.com Inc. (AMZN) rose 3.31% to $3,409.02 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index rising 0.75% to 4,471.37 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average rising 1.09% to 35,294.76. This was the stock's fourth consecutive day of gains. Amazon.com Inc. closed $364.06 below its 52-week high ($3,773.08), which the company reached on July 13th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Friday, as eBay Inc. (EBAY) rose 0.29% to $74.90, Alphabet Inc. Cl A (GOOGL) rose 0.15% to $2,827.36, and Walmart Inc. (WMT) rose 0.49% to $140.55. Trading volume (5.1 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 2.8 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled October 15, 2021.
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October 15, 2021 16:30 ET (20:30 GMT)
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