Apple Inc. stock outperforms competitors on strong trading day – MarketWatch
Shares of Apple Inc. AAPL, +1.50% rose 1.51% to $115.81 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the NASDAQ Composite Index COMP, +0.74% rising 0.74% to 11,167.51 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, +1.19% rising 1.20% to 27,781.70. Apple Inc. closed $22.17 short of its 52-week high ($137.98), which the company reached on September 2nd.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Wednesday, as Microsoft Corp. MSFT, +1.48% rose 1.48% to $210.33, Alphabet Inc. Cl A GOOGL, -0.02% fell 0.03% to $1,465.60, and International Business Machines Corp. IBM, +0.60% rose 0.60% to $121.67. Trading volume (141.2 M) remained 41.5 million below its 50-day average volume of 182.7 M.