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Shares of Target Corp. TGT advanced 2.46% to $150.42 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX rising 3.06% to 3,911.74 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA rising 2.68% to 31,500.68. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. Target Corp. closed $118.56 short of its 52-week high ($268.98), which the company reached on November 15th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Friday, as Walmart Inc. WMT rose 0.08% to $123.72, Costco Wholesale Corp. COST rose 1.97% to $484.37, and Dollar General Corp. DG rose 1.76% to $247.90. Trading volume (7.0 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 6.8 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled June 24, 2022.
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June 24, 2022 17:23 ET (21:23 GMT)
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