Shares of Align Technology Inc.
inched 0.98% higher to $673.61 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 0.65% to 4,660.57 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.29% to 36,157.58. This was the stock’s third consecutive day of gains. Align Technology Inc. closed $63.84 short of its 52-week high ($737.45), which the company reached on September 23rd.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Wednesday, as Danaher Corp.
fell 0.77% to $310.85, 3M Co.
rose 0.14% to $182.23, and Dentsply Sirona Inc.
rose 0.63% to $59.22. Trading volume (424,594) remained 198,748 below its 50-day average volume of 623,342.