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Home Depot Inc. stock outperforms market on strong trading day

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Shares of Home Depot Inc. (NYS:HD) rose 1.84% to $407.77 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable 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. Home Depot Inc. closed $8.79 short of its 52-week high ($416.56), which the company achieved on November 22nd.

The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Lowe's Cos. (NYS:LOW) rose 2.06% to $250.39 and Kingfisher PLC ADR (OTC:KGFHY) rose 1.95% to $8.65. Trading volume (3.7 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 3.1 M.

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