Bristol Myers Squibb Co. stock rises Friday, outperforms market

Shares of Bristol Myers Squibb Co.
BMY,
+1.37%
inched 0.37% higher to $56.47 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average
DJIA,
+0.97%
rising 0.12% to 33,670.29 and the S&P 500 Index
SPX,
+1.08%
falling 0.50% to 4,327.78.

Bristol Myers Squibb Co. closed $24.97 short of its 52-week high ($81.44), which the company achieved on December 1st.

The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as Johnson & Johnson
JNJ,
+0.30%
rose 0.33% to $156.85, Pfizer Inc.
PFE,
+3.33%
fell 2.46% to $32.11, and Abbott Laboratories
ABT,
+1.52%
rose 0.75% to $90.87.

Trading volume (12.8 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 11.2 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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