Shares of Illumina Inc.
rallied 1.63% to $487.47 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 0.22% to 4,496.19 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.11% to 35,405.50. This was the stock’s second consecutive day of gains. Illumina Inc. closed $68.30 below its 52-week high ($555.77), which the company achieved on February 12th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Wednesday, as Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc.
fell 0.44% to $548.08, Danaher Corp.
fell 0.36% to $319.48, and Agilent Technologies Inc.
rose 1.60% to $173.30. Trading volume (479,044) remained 132,527 below its 50-day average volume of 611,571.
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