This article was automatically generated by MarketWatch using technology from Automated Insights.
Shares of Illumina Inc. (ILMN) inched 0.48% higher to $243.57 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index rising 1.99% to 4,057.84 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average rising 1.61% to 32,637.19. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. Illumina Inc. closed $282.43 short of its 52-week high ($526.00), which the company achieved on August 16th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (TMO) rose 1.09% to $540.11, Danaher Corp. (DHR) rose 0.56% to $251.71, and Agilent Technologies Inc. (A) rose 2.88% to $123.85. Trading volume (792,666) remained 198,362 below its 50-day average volume of 991,028.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled May 26, 2022.
(END) Dow Jones Newswires
May 26, 2022 16:59 ET (20:59 GMT)
Copyright (c) 2022 Dow Jones & Company, Inc.