Shares of Micron Technology Inc.
rose 1.39% to $72.24 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 0.42% to 4,680.06 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
falling 0.09% to 36,124.23. This was the stock’s fourth consecutive day of gains. Micron Technology Inc. closed $24.72 short of its 52-week high ($96.96), which the company achieved on April 12th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Intel Corp.
rose 0.53% to $50.31, STMicroelectronics N.V.
rose 2.16% to $50.52, and Western Digital Corp.
fell 1.31% to $55.04. Trading volume (15.8 M) remained 463,747 below its 50-day average volume of 16.3 M.