Shares of Apple Inc.
rallied 2.02% to $133.00 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the NASDAQ Composite Index
rising 0.51% to 13,900.19 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.89% to 33,800.60. This was the stock’s seventh consecutive day of gains. Apple Inc. closed $12.10 below its 52-week high ($145.09), which the company reached on January 25th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Friday, as Microsoft Corp.
rose 1.03% to $255.85, Alphabet Inc. Cl A
rose 0.90% to $2,270.67, and International Business Machines Corp.
rose 0.45% to $135.73. Trading volume (105.2 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 104.4 M.