Shares of Apple Inc.
rose 1.62% to $130.89 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the NASDAQ Composite Index
rising 0.43% to 13,128.95 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
falling 0.03% to 31,060.47. The stock‘s rise snapped a two-day losing streak. Apple Inc. closed $7.90 below its 52-week high ($138.79), which the company reached on December 29th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Wednesday, as Microsoft Corp.
rose 0.66% to $216.34, Alphabet Inc. Cl A
rose 0.57% to $1,747.25, and International Business Machines Corp.
fell 1.77% to $126.92. Trading volume (87.6 M) remained 17.4 million below its 50-day average volume of 105.0 M.