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Shares of DexCom Inc. (DXCM) advanced 2.08% to $568.10 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index rising 0.30% to 4,549.78 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average falling 0.02% to 35,603.08. This was the stock's third consecutive day of gains. DexCom Inc. closed $10.90 below its 52-week high ($579.00), which the company reached on September 23rd.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Thursday, as Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) fell 0.23% to $163.40, Abbott Laboratories (ABT) rose 1.41% to $125.05, and Medtronic PLC (MDT) fell 0.11% to $121.65. Trading volume (344,344) remained 146,359 below its 50-day average volume of 490,703.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled October 21, 2021.
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October 21, 2021 16:50 ET (20:50 GMT)
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