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Shares of Altria Group Inc. (MO) advanced 1.96% to $46.31 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around positive 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. Altria Group Inc. closed $10.74 short of its 52-week high ($57.05), which the company reached on April 21st.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as Philip Morris International Inc. (PM) rose 3.34% to $92.53, British American Tobacco PLC ADR (BATS.LN) rose 1.12% to $39.81, and Imperial Brands PLC ADR (IMB.LN) rose 1.67% to $24.89. Trading volume (9.2 M) remained 153,246 below its 50-day average volume of 9.4 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled October 28, 2022.
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October 28, 2022 17:10 ET (21:10 GMT)
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