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Shares of Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (FCX) rose 4.07% to $38.64 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable 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. Freeport-McMoRan Inc. closed $7.46 below its 52-week high ($46.10), which the company reached on May 10th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Friday, as BHP Group PLC ADR (BHP.LN) fell 0.13% to $55.08, BHP Group Ltd. ADR (BHP.AU) fell 0.29% to $57.48, and Rio Tinto PLC ADR (RIO.LN) fell 0.93% to $70.43. Trading volume (29.7 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 19.4 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled October 15, 2021.
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October 15, 2021 16:53 ET (20:53 GMT)
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