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Shares of DexCom Inc. (DXCM) rose 9.27% to $623.21 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index rising 0.19% to 4,605.38 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average rising 0.25% to 35,819.56. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. DexCom Inc. hit a new 52-week high, surpassing its previous peak of $579.00, which the company reached on September 23rd.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Friday, as Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) rose 0.02% to $162.88, Abbott Laboratories (ABT) rose 0.92% to $128.89, and Medtronic PLC (MDT) fell 1.16% to $119.86. Trading volume (1.3 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 482,101.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled October 29, 2021.
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October 29, 2021 16:50 ET (20:50 GMT)
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