Baxter International Inc. Stock Outperforms Competitors On Strong Trading Day
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Shares of Baxter International Inc. (BAX) rallied 3.72% to $39.61 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index rising 1.30% to 4,002.87 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average rising 0.98% to 32,560.60. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. Baxter International Inc. closed $41.11 short of its 52-week high ($80.72), which the company achieved on March 29th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Tuesday, as Medtronic PLC (MDT) rose 2.03% to $81.23, Stryker Corp. (SYK) rose 0.47% to $278.12, and Becton Dickinson & Co. (BDX) rose 0.74% to $240.25. Trading volume (8.9 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 6.9 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled March 21, 2023.
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