Shares of Apple Inc.
advanced 1.24% to $131.01 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the NASDAQ Composite Index
rising 0.95% to 12,818.96 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.55% to 30,391.60. The stock‘s rise snapped a four-day losing streak. Apple Inc. closed $7.78 below its 52-week high ($138.79), which the company reached on December 29th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Tuesday, as Microsoft Corp.
rose 0.10% to $217.90, Alphabet Inc. Cl A
rose 0.81% to $1,740.05, and International Business Machines Corp.
rose 1.78% to $126.14. Trading volume (94.9 M) remained 12.3 million below its 50-day average volume of 107.1 M.