Shares of Apple Inc.
rallied 3.58% to $136.69 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the NASDAQ Composite Index
rising 0.74% to 12,899.42 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.68% to 30,403.97. This was the stock’s second consecutive day of gains. Apple Inc. closed $1.29 below its 52-week high ($137.98), which the company achieved on September 2nd.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Monday, as Microsoft Corp.
rose 0.99% to $224.96, Alphabet Inc. Cl A
rose 2.30% to $1,773.96, and International Business Machines Corp.
rose 0.10% to $124.82. Trading volume (123.1 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 108.8 M.