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Shares of Baxter International Inc. (BAX) advanced 1.91% to $55.00 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index rising 2.46% to 3,901.06 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average rising 2.59% to 32,861.80. Baxter International Inc. closed $34.70 short of its 52-week high ($89.70), which the company reached on February 9th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Friday, as Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (TMO) rose 1.11% to $503.84, Medtronic PLC (MDT) rose 1.46% to $86.82, and Stryker Corp. (SYK) rose 0.42% to $229.23. Trading volume (6.4 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 3.5 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled October 28, 2022.
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October 28, 2022 16:39 ET (20:39 GMT)
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