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Shares of Activision Blizzard Inc. ATVI inched 0.85% higher to $79.30 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX rising 0.59% to 3,959.90 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA rising 0.15% to 31,874.84. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. Activision Blizzard Inc. closed $12.62 below its 52-week high ($91.92), which the company achieved on July 21st.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as Microsoft Corp. MSFT rose 1.06% to $262.27, Sony Group Corp. ADR SONY rose 1.20% to $86.04, and Nintendo Co. Ltd. ADR NTDOY rose 1.41% to $56.06. Trading volume (4.1 M) remained 859,625 below its 50-day average volume of 5.0 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled July 20, 2022.
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July 20, 2022 16:38 ET (20:38 GMT)
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