Micron Technology Inc. stock rises Friday, outperforms market

Shares of Micron Technology Inc.

inched 0.43% higher to $90.66 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index

rising 0.36% to 4,185.47 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average

rising 0.48% to 34,200.67. The stock’s rise snapped a three-day losing streak. Micron Technology Inc. closed $6.30 below its 52-week high ($96.96), which the company reached on April 12th.

The stock outperformed some of its competitors Friday, as Intel Corp.

fell 0.42% to $64.75, STMicroelectronics N.V.

rose 0.10% to $38.98, and Western Digital Corp.

rose 0.23% to $68.89. Trading volume (12.3 M) remained 8.0 million below its 50-day average volume of 20.2 M.

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