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Shares of American Express Co. AXP inched 0.78% higher to $148.93 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around positive 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. American Express Co. closed $50.62 below its 52-week high ($199.55), which the company achieved on February 16th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Wednesday, as Visa Inc. Cl A V fell 0.14% to $213.37, Mastercard Inc. MA rose 0.26% to $341.27, and JPMorgan Chase & Co. JPM fell 0.02% to $114.54. Trading volume (2.5 M) remained 983,308 below its 50-day average volume of 3.5 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled July 20, 2022.
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July 20, 2022 16:39 ET (20:39 GMT)
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