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Shares of Apple Inc. (AAPL) rose 2.85% to $157.87 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the NASDAQ Composite Index rising 0.45% to 15,993.71 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average falling 0.17% to 35,870.95. This was the stock's fifth consecutive day of gains. Apple Inc. hit a new 52-week high, surpassing its previous peak of $157.26, which the company achieved on September 7th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Thursday, as Microsoft Corp. (MSFT) rose 0.63% to $341.27, Alphabet Inc. Cl A (GOOGL) rose 1.21% to $2,996.77, and International Business Machines Corp. (IBM) fell 1.19% to $116.66. Trading volume (137.2 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 75.1 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled November 18, 2021.
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November 18, 2021 16:31 ET (21:31 GMT)
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