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Shares of Apple Inc. (AAPL) rallied 1.51% to $148.76 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the NASDAQ Composite Index rising 0.71% to 15,129.09 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average rising 0.56% to 35,457.31. This was the stock's fourth consecutive day of gains. Apple Inc. closed $8.50 short of its 52-week high ($157.26), which the company reached on September 7th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Tuesday, as Microsoft Corp. (MSFT) rose 0.31% to $308.23, Alphabet Inc. Cl A (GOOGL) rose 0.32% to $2,864.74, and International Business Machines Corp. (IBM) fell 0.24% to $141.98. Trading volume (74.7 M) remained 2.2 million below its 50-day average volume of 76.9 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled October 19, 2021.
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October 19, 2021 16:32 ET (20:32 GMT)
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