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AutoZone Inc. stock rises Thursday, outperforms market

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Shares of AutoZone Inc. (NYS:AZO) rallied 3.40% to $1,868.29 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index (S&P:SPX) rising 1.42% to 4,577.10 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DOW:DJIA) rising 1.82% to 34,639.79. The stock's rise snapped a two-day losing streak. AutoZone Inc. closed $73.07 below its 52-week high ($1,941.36), which the company achieved on November 16th.

The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as O'Reilly Automotive Inc. (NAS:ORLY) rose 3.24% to $657.35, Advance Auto Parts Inc. (NYS:AAP) rose 4.83% to $228.76, and Monro Inc. (NAS:MNRO) rose 4.07% to $57.49. Trading volume (146,843) remained 15,328 below its 50-day average volume of 162,171.

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