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Shares of Cooper Cos. (COO) rose 1.62% to $334.07 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index rising 1.73% to 4,280.15 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average rising 1.27% to 33,761.05. Cooper Cos. closed $129.52 below its 52-week high ($463.59), which the company reached on September 3rd.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Friday, as Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) fell 1.10% to $165.30, Novartis AG ADR (NOVN.EB) rose 0.12% to $85.68, and Boston Scientific Corp. (BSX) rose 1.36% to $42.33. Trading volume (147,404) remained 158,103 below its 50-day average volume of 305,507.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled August 12, 2022.
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August 12, 2022 16:45 ET (20:45 GMT)
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