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Shares of Bristol Myers Squibb Co. (BMY) rallied 1.14% to $58.36 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 third consecutive day of gains. Bristol Myers Squibb Co. closed $11.39 below its 52-week high ($69.75), which the company achieved on August 23rd.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Friday, as Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) rose 0.74% to $161.30, Merck & Co. Inc. (MRK) remained unchanged, and Pfizer Inc. (PFE) fell 0.43% to $41.49. Trading volume (9.4 M) remained 32,852 below its 50-day average volume of 9.5 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled October 15, 2021.
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October 15, 2021 16:41 ET (20:41 GMT)
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