/Apple Inc. stock outperforms competitors on strong trading day – MarketWatch

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.

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