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Apple Inc. stock rises Friday, still underperforms market

MarketWatch logo MarketWatch 10/1/2021 MarketWatch Automation
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Shares of Apple Inc. inched 0.81% higher to $142.65 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the NASDAQ Composite Index rising 0.82% to 14,566.70 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average rising 1.43% to 34,326.46. Apple Inc. closed $14.61 short of its 52-week high ($157.26), which the company achieved on September 7th.

The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as Microsoft Corp. rose 2.55% to $289.10, Alphabet Inc. Cl A rose 2.14% to $2,730.86, and International Business Machines Corp. rose 3.16% to $143.32. Trading volume (93.9 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 75.1 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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