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Shares of Alphabet Inc. Cl A (GOOGL) rose 4.20% to $2,445.22 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index rising 2.99% to 4,300.17 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average rising 2.81% to 34,061.06. This was the stock's third consecutive day of gains. Alphabet Inc. Cl A closed $585.71 below its 52-week high ($3,030.93), which the company reached on February 2nd.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as Apple Inc. (AAPL) rose 4.10% to $166.02, Microsoft Corp. (MSFT) rose 2.91% to $289.98, and Meta Platforms Inc. (FB) rose 5.37% to $223.41. Trading volume (2.5 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 1.8 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled May 4, 2022.
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