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Shares of Cerner Corp. (CERN) inched 0.24% higher to $94.37 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around positive 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. Cerner Corp. hit a new 52-week high, surpassing its previous peak of $94.19, which the company achieved on May 3rd.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as 3M Co. (MMM) rose 4.15% to $154.23, General Electric Co. (GE) rose 3.57% to $80.43, and McKesson Corp. (MCK) rose 3.88% to $319.76. Trading volume (4.2 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 2.9 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled May 4, 2022.
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May 04, 2022 16:43 ET (20:43 GMT)
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