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Shares of American Express Co. AXP advanced 1.24% to $154.02 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX rising 1.42% to 4,130.29 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA rising 0.97% to 32,845.13. This was the stock's third consecutive day of gains. American Express Co. closed $45.53 below its 52-week high ($199.55), which the company achieved on February 16th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Friday, as Visa Inc. Cl A V rose 0.36% to $212.11, Mastercard Inc. MA rose 0.38% to $353.79, and JPMorgan Chase & Co. JPM rose 0.48% to $115.36. Trading volume (3.2 M) remained 457,526 below its 50-day average volume of 3.6 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled July 29, 2022.
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July 29, 2022 16:39 ET (20:39 GMT)
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