Shares of Verizon Communications Inc.
slumped 0.02% to $57.33 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 0.19% to 4,247.44 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.04% to 34,479.60. Verizon Communications Inc. closed $4.62 below its 52-week high ($61.95), which the company achieved on December 2nd.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as Apple Inc.
rose 0.98% to $127.35, Alphabet Inc. Cl A
fell 0.20% to $2,430.20, and AT&T Inc.
rose 0.48% to $29.32. Trading volume (12.9 M) remained 3.2 million below its 50-day average volume of 16.2 M.