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Shares of AT&T Inc. (T) advanced 2.22% to $26.21 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around grim trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index falling 1.94% to 4,700.58 and Dow Jones Industrial Average falling 1.07% to 36,407.11. This was the stock's third consecutive day of gains. AT&T Inc. closed $7.67 below its 52-week high ($33.88), which the company achieved on May 17th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Wednesday, as Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) rose 1.03% to $54.02, Walt Disney Co. (DIS) fell 0.35% to $155.19, and Comcast Corp. Cl A (CMCSA) rose 0.06% to $50.22. Trading volume (94.6 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 53.0 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled Janurary 5, 2022.
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January 05, 2022 17:25 ET (22:25 GMT)
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