Shares of Bristol Myers Squibb Co.
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
rising 0.12% to 33,670.29 and the S&P 500 Index
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
rose 0.33% to $156.85, Pfizer Inc.
fell 2.46% to $32.11, and Abbott Laboratories
rose 0.75% to $90.87.
Trading volume (12.8 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 11.2 M.