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Shares of Virgin Galactic Holdings Inc. (SPCE) advanced 1.73% to $19.94 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the NASDAQ Composite Index rising 1.04% to 15,811.58 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average rising 0.29% to 36,157.58. This was the stock's fifth consecutive day of gains. Virgin Galactic Holdings Inc. closed $42.86 below its 52-week high ($62.80), which the company achieved on February 4th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as Southwest Airlines Co. (LUV) rose 1.12% to $49.46, Delta Air Lines Inc. (DAL) rose 2.10% to $41.24, and Ryanair Holdings PLC ADR (RY4C.DB) rose 2.30% to $121.05. Trading volume (9.0 M) remained 5.1 million below its 50-day average volume of 14.1 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled November 3, 2021.
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November 03, 2021 17:23 ET (21:23 GMT)
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