AbbVie Inc. stock rises Thursday, outperforms market
Shares of AbbVie Inc.
inched 0.47% higher to $117.54 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 0.20% to 4,367.48 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.07% to 34,823.35. This was the stock's third consecutive day of gains. AbbVie Inc. closed $0.81 short of its 52-week high ($118.35), which the company reached on July 12th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Pfizer Inc.
rose 1.10% to $41.47, Eli Lilly & Co.
rose 0.51% to $238.49, and AstraZeneca PLC ADR
rose 0.33% to $57.96. Trading volume (6.1 M) remained 207,911 below its 50-day average volume of 6.3 M.
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