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Shares of Moderna Inc. MRNA jumped 15.97% to $186.49 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the NASDAQ Composite Index COMP rising 2.59% to 12,668.16 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA rising 1.29% to 32,812.50. The stock's rise snapped a two-day losing streak. Moderna Inc. closed $311.00 below its 52-week high ($497.49), which the company achieved on August 10th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Wednesday, as AbbVie Inc. ABBV rose 0.58% to $141.20, Amgen Inc. AMGN rose 1.32% to $247.14, and AstraZeneca PLC ADR AZN rose 0.09% to $65.32. Trading volume (13.7 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 5.1 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled August 3, 2022.
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August 03, 2022 16:32 ET (20:32 GMT)
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