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Shares of DexCom Inc. (DXCM) advanced 1.18% to $556.54 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index rising 0.37% to 4,536.19 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average rising 0.43% to 35,609.34. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. DexCom Inc. closed $22.46 short of its 52-week high ($579.00), which the company reached on September 23rd.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) fell 0.05% to $163.78, Abbott Laboratories (ABT) rose 3.33% to $123.31, and Medtronic PLC (MDT) fell 0.34% to $121.79. Trading volume (305,521) remained 199,443 below its 50-day average volume of 504,964.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled October 20, 2021.
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October 20, 2021 16:50 ET (20:50 GMT)
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