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Shares of H&R Block Inc. (HRB) slumped 0.04% to $23.60 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index rising 0.95% to 4,712.02 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average rising 0.60% to 35,970.99. This was the stock's second consecutive day of losses. H&R Block Inc. closed $2.91 short of its 52-week high ($26.51), which the company reached on September 2nd.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as Intuit Inc. (INTU) rose 1.87% to $677.95, Automatic Data Processing Inc. (ADP) rose 1.71% to $236.73, and Western Union Co. (WU) rose 1.00% to $18.21. Trading volume (1.9 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 1.6 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled December 10, 2021.
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December 10, 2021 16:59 ET (21:59 GMT)
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