Apple Inc. stock rises Tuesday, outperforms market

Shares of Apple Inc.

advanced 1.89% to $141.56 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the NASDAQ Composite Index

rising 1.75% to 11,322.24 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average

falling 0.42% to 30,967.82. This was the stock’s second consecutive day of gains. Apple Inc. closed $41.38 short of its 52-week high ($182.94), which the company reached on January 4th.

The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Tuesday, as Microsoft Corp.

rose 1.26% to $262.85, Alphabet Inc. Cl A

rose 4.16% to $2,265.26, and International Business Machines Corp.

fell 2.48% to $137.62. Trading volume (70.9 M) remained 27.8 million below its 50-day average volume of 98.7 M.

Editor’s Note: This story was auto-generated by Automated Insights, an automation technology provider, using data from Dow Jones and FactSet. See our market data terms of use.

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