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Shares of H&R Block Inc. (HRB) advanced 2.54% to $24.24 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index rising 0.31% to 4,701.21 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average rising 0.10% to 35,754.75. H&R Block Inc. closed $2.27 below its 52-week high ($26.51), which the company achieved on September 2nd.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Wednesday, as Intuit Inc. (INTU) fell 0.04% to $673.06, Automatic Data Processing Inc. (ADP) fell 0.35% to $234.30, and Western Union Co. (WU) rose 2.14% to $17.70. Trading volume (1.6 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 1.6 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled December 8, 2021.
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December 08, 2021 17:00 ET (22:00 GMT)
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