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Shares of Apple Inc. (AAPL) inched 0.15% higher to $149.48 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the NASDAQ Composite Index rising 0.62% to 15,215.70 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average falling 0.02% to 35,603.08. This was the stock's sixth consecutive day of gains. Apple Inc. closed $7.78 below its 52-week high ($157.26), which the company achieved on September 7th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Microsoft Corp. (MSFT) rose 1.09% to $310.76, Alphabet Inc. Cl A (GOOGL) rose 0.08% to $2,837.72, and International Business Machines Corp. (IBM) fell 9.56% to $128.33. Trading volume (61.0 M) remained 16.3 million below its 50-day average volume of 77.2 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled October 21, 2021.
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October 21, 2021 16:32 ET (20:32 GMT)
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