Apple Inc. stock rises Friday, still underperforms market


Shares of Apple Inc.
AAPL,
+1.07%

rallied 1.07% to $121.42 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the NASDAQ Composite Index
COMP,
+1.55%

rising 1.55% to 12,920.15 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
DJIA,
+1.85%

rising 1.85% to 31,496.30. The stock’s rise snapped a three-day losing streak. Apple Inc. closed $23.67 below its 52-week high ($145.09), which the company reached on January 25th.

The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as Microsoft Corp.
MSFT,
+2.15%

rose 2.15% to $231.60, Alphabet Inc. Cl A
GOOGL,
+3.10%

rose 3.10% to $2,097.07, and International Business Machines Corp.
IBM,
+2.26%

rose 2.26% to $122.83. Trading volume (152.8 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 106.8 M.


Editor’s Note: This story was auto-generated by Automated Insights using data from Dow Jones and FactSet. See our market data terms of use.



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