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Shares of Western Digital Corp. (WDC) advanced 2.96% to $60.56 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index rising 0.72% to 4,682.85 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average rising 0.50% to 36,100.31. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. Western Digital Corp. closed $17.63 short of its 52-week high ($78.19), which the company reached on June 4th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Friday, as HP Inc. (HPQ) rose 0.41% to $31.82, Seagate Technology Holdings PLC (STX) rose 2.72% to $108.12, and NetApp Inc. (NTAP) fell 2.33% to $89.79. Trading volume (8.6 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 3.4 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled November 12, 2021.
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November 12, 2021 17:29 ET (22:29 GMT)
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