CVS – AmerisourceBergen Corp. stock rises Thursday, outperforms market
Shares of AmerisourceBergen Corp.
advanced 1.70% to $116.44 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 0.52% to 4,319.94 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.38% to 34,633.53. This was the stock’s second consecutive day of gains. AmerisourceBergen Corp. closed $9.42 short of its 52-week high ($125.86), which the company achieved on May 4th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Thursday, as CVS Health Corp.
fell 1.46% to $82.22, Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc.
fell 7.41% to $48.71, and McKesson Corp.
rose 0.75% to $192.67. Trading volume (1.2 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 1.1 M.