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Shares of Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) inched 0.26% higher to $165.08 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around poor trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index falling 1.13% to 3,901.35 and Dow Jones Industrial Average falling 0.56% to 30,961.82. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. Johnson & Johnson closed $21.61 short of its 52-week high ($186.69), which the company reached on April 25th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Roche Holding AG Part. Cert. rose 0.78% to $339.26, Merck & Co. Inc. (MRK) fell 0.23% to $86.75, and Pfizer Inc. (PFE) fell 0.46% to $45.94. Trading volume (7.2 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 6.4 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled September 15, 2022.
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September 15, 2022 16:33 ET (20:33 GMT)
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