Facebook Inc. Cl A stock outperforms competitors on strong trading day

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Shares of Facebook Inc. Cl A rallied 2.15% to $380.66 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the NASDAQ Composite Index rising 0.90% to 15,265.89 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average falling 0.16% to 35,399.84. This was the stock’s second consecutive day of gains. Facebook Inc. Cl A hit a new 52-week high, surpassing its previous peak of $377.55, which the company achieved on July 28th.

The stock outperformed some of its competitors Monday, as Microsoft Corp. rose 1.29% to $303.59, Alphabet Inc. Cl A rose 0.41% to $2,891.81, and Twitter Inc. rose 2.00% to $64.70. Trading volume (13.4 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 13.4 M.

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