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

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Shares of Alphabet Inc. Cl A advanced 1.13% to $2,751.30 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index rising 0.41% to 4,363.55 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average rising 0.30% to 34,416.99. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. Alphabet Inc. Cl A closed $173.78 below its 52-week high ($2,925.08), which the company reached on September 1st.

The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as Apple Inc. rose 0.63% to $142.00, Microsoft Corp. rose 1.51% to $293.11, and Facebook Inc. Cl A rose 0.20% to $333.64. Trading volume (1.2 M) remained 125,131 below its 50-day average volume of 1.3 M.

Editor's Note: This story was auto-generated by Automated Insights, an automation technology provider, using data from Dow Jones and FactSet. See our market data terms of use.


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