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Facebook Inc. Cl A stock outperforms market on strong trading day

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Shares of Facebook Inc. Cl A rallied 1.55% to $332.75 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average rising 0.41% to 34,464.64 and the NASDAQ Composite Index falling 0.01% to 13,736.28. Facebook Inc. Cl A hit a new 52-week high, surpassing its previous peak of $331.81, which the company achieved on April 29th.

The stock outperformed some of its competitors Thursday, as Microsoft Corp. fell 0.87% to $249.31, Alphabet Inc. Cl A fell 0.74% to $2,362.68, and Twitter Inc. rose 0.40% to $58.08. Trading volume (20.3 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 19.4 M.

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