Shares of Apple Inc.
rallied 1.41% to $132.30 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the NASDAQ Composite Index
rising 0.79% to 14,141.48 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 1.76% to 33,876.97. Apple Inc. closed $12.79 short of its 52-week high ($145.09), which the company reached on January 25th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Monday, as Microsoft Corp.
rose 1.23% to $262.63, Alphabet Inc. Cl A
rose 1.42% to $2,436.25, and International Business Machines Corp.
rose 2.47% to $146.65. Trading volume (78.6 M) remained 4.2 million below its 50-day average volume of 82.8 M.