Shares of Meta Platforms Inc.
advanced 2.99% to $191.62 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the NASDAQ Composite Index
rising 1.90% to 12,113.79 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.78% to 34,156.69. The stock’s rise snapped a two-day losing streak. Meta Platforms Inc. closed $45.24 short of its 52-week high ($236.86), which the company achieved on April 5th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Tuesday, as Apple Inc.
rose 1.92% to $154.65, Microsoft Corp.
rose 4.20% to $267.56, and Alphabet Inc. Cl C
rose 4.42% to $108.04. Trading volume (45.7 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 33.0 M.