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Shares of Cooper Cos. COO advanced 2.86% to $315.88 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX rising 0.99% to 3,998.95 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA rising 0.51% to 32,036.90. This was the stock's fifth consecutive day of gains. Cooper Cos. closed $147.71 short of its 52-week high ($463.59), which the company achieved on September 3rd.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Thursday, as Johnson & Johnson JNJ rose 0.35% to $171.31, Novartis AG ADR NVS rose 1.98% to $85.89, and Boston Scientific Corp. BSX rose 2.25% to $38.12. Trading volume (219,909) remained 159,821 below its 50-day average volume of 379,730.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled July 21, 2022.
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July 21, 2022 16:45 ET (20:45 GMT)
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