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Shares of Virgin Galactic Holdings Inc. (SPCE) inched 0.61% higher to $19.84 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. The stock's rise snapped a two-day losing streak. Virgin Galactic Holdings Inc. closed $42.96 below its 52-week high ($62.80), which the company achieved on February 4th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Tuesday, as Southwest Airlines Co. (LUV) fell 0.78% to $49.38, Delta Air Lines Inc. (DAL) fell 1.37% to $40.45, and Ryanair Holdings PLC ADR (RY4C.DB) fell 2.40% to $111.82. Trading volume (15.2 M) remained 145,134 below its 50-day average volume of 15.3 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled October 19, 2021.
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October 19, 2021 17:22 ET (21:22 GMT)
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