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Shares of Netflix Inc. (NFLX) advanced 1.54% to $614.24 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index rising 1.02% to 4,696.56 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average rising 0.74% to 35,753.89. This was the stock's third consecutive day of gains. Netflix Inc. closed $86.75 short of its 52-week high ($700.99), which the company reached on November 17th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Wednesday, as Amazon.com Inc. (AMZN) rose 0.36% to $3,420.74, Walt Disney Co. (DIS) rose 0.55% to $151.88, and Comcast Corp. Cl A (CMCSA) rose 0.35% to $49.03. Trading volume (2.2 M) remained 1.3 million below its 50-day average volume of 3.5 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled December 22, 2021.
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December 22, 2021 16:31 ET (21:31 GMT)
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