Shares of Facebook Inc. Cl A rallied 1.89% to $336.58 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the NASDAQ Composite Index rising 0.49% to 13,881.72 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average falling 0.36% to 34,630.24. 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 $333.78, which the company reached on May 27th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Monday, as Microsoft Corp. rose 1.20% to $253.81, Alphabet Inc. Cl A rose 0.36% to $2,402.30, and Twitter Inc. rose 1.07% to $59.63. Trading volume (20.1 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 18.0 M.