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Shares of Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) inched 0.70% higher to $52.94 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index rising 0.65% to 4,660.57 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average rising 0.29% to 36,157.58. The stock's rise snapped a two-day losing streak. Verizon Communications Inc. closed $9.01 short of its 52-week high ($61.95), which the company reached on December 2nd.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as Apple Inc. (AAPL) rose 0.98% to $151.49, Alphabet Inc. Cl A (GOOGL) rose 0.80% to $2,931.96, and AT&T Inc. (T) fell 0.20% to $25.18. Trading volume (12.2 M) remained 5.8 million below its 50-day average volume of 18.0 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled November 3, 2021.
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November 03, 2021 17:29 ET (21:29 GMT)
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