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Shares of Altria Group Inc. (MO) advanced 1.32% to $47.63 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average rising 0.10% to 34,429.88 and the S&P 500 Index falling 0.12% to 4,071.70. This was the stock's fifth consecutive day of gains. Altria Group Inc. closed $9.42 below its 52-week high ($57.05), which the company achieved on April 21st.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as Philip Morris International Inc. (PM) rose 1.80% to $104.30. Trading volume (7.6 M) remained 1.0 million below its 50-day average volume of 8.6 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled December 2, 2022.
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December 02, 2022 17:19 ET (22:19 GMT)
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