SPCE Stock – Virgin Galactic Holdings Inc. stock rises Tuesday, outperforms market
Shares of Virgin Galactic Holdings Inc.
rose 1.42% to $23.51 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.01% to 33,984.93 and the NASDAQ Composite Index
falling 0.34% to 14,090.22. This was the stock’s third consecutive day of gains. Virgin Galactic Holdings Inc. closed $39.29 short of its 52-week high ($62.80), which the company achieved on February 4th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Tuesday, as Southwest Airlines Co.
rose 0.69% to $62.40, Delta Air Lines Inc.
fell 0.58% to $46.34, and Ryanair Holdings PLC ADR
rose 0.80% to $113.66. Trading volume (12.4 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 12.2 M.