Apple Inc. stock outperforms competitors on strong trading day
Shares of Apple Inc.
advanced 1.55% to $156.69 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the NASDAQ Composite Index
rising 0.07% to 15,374.33 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
falling 0.76% to 35,100.00. This was the stock’s fourth consecutive day of gains. Apple Inc. hit a new 52-week high, surpassing its previous peak of $154.98, which the company achieved on September 1st.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Tuesday, as Microsoft Corp.
fell 0.32% to $300.18, Alphabet Inc. Cl A
rose 0.38% to $2,885.61, and International Business Machines Corp.
fell 1.09% to $138.06. Trading volume (81.6 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 75.6 M.