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Shares of Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) inched 0.86% higher to $166.36 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index rising 1.97% to 3,719.04 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average rising 1.88% to 29,683.74. The stock's rise snapped a two-day losing streak. Johnson & Johnson closed $20.33 below 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 Wednesday, as Roche Holding AG Part. Cert. rose 5.70% to $331.00, Merck & Co. Inc. (MRK) rose 1.10% to $86.78, and Pfizer Inc. (PFE) rose 0.77% to $44.43. Trading volume (8.6 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 7.1 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled September 28, 2022.
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September 28, 2022 16:33 ET (20:33 GMT)
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