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Shares of Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) rose 1.78% to $166.18 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around poor trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index falling 0.84% to 3,757.99 and Dow Jones Industrial Average falling 0.35% to 30,076.68. The stock's rise snapped a three-day losing streak. Johnson & Johnson closed $20.51 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 0.31% to $320.00, Merck & Co. Inc. (MRK) rose 3.53% to $87.51, and Pfizer Inc. (PFE) rose 1.48% to $44.57. Trading volume (7.3 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 6.9 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled September 22, 2022.
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September 22, 2022 16:33 ET (20:33 GMT)
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