Shares of Facebook Inc. Cl A
inched 0.79% higher to $368.39 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the NASDAQ Composite Index
rising 0.15% to 15,041.86 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.11% to 35,405.50. This was the stock’s fourth consecutive day of gains. Facebook Inc. Cl A closed $9.16 short of its 52-week high ($377.55), which the company reached on July 28th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Wednesday, as Microsoft Corp.
fell 0.20% to $302.01, Alphabet Inc. Cl A
rose 0.58% to $2,841.58, and Twitter Inc.
rose 0.30% to $64.17. Trading volume (8.8 M) remained 5.2 million below its 50-day average volume of 14.0 M.
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