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Shares of Juniper Networks Inc. (JNPR) advanced 1.31% to $28.53 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index rising 0.15% to 4,455.48 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average rising 0.10% to 34,798.00. This was the stock's third consecutive day of gains. Juniper Networks Inc. closed $1.24 short of its 52-week high ($29.77), which the company reached on August 25th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as Cisco Systems Inc. (CSCO) rose 0.07% to $56.73, International Business Machines Corp. (IBM) rose 0.56% to $137.49, and Telefon AB L.M. Ericsson ADR (ERIC-B.SK) rose 2.11% to $11.61. Trading volume (1.5 M) remained 1.4 million below its 50-day average volume of 2.9 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled September 24, 2021.
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September 24, 2021 17:03 ET (21:03 GMT)
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