Shares of Aphria Inc. APHA inched 0.06% higher to $16.28 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the NASDAQ Composite Index COMP rising 0.51% to 13,900.19 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA rising 0.89% to 33,800.60. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. Aphria Inc. closed $16.01 below its 52-week high ($32.29), which the company achieved on February 10th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as GW Pharmaceuticals PLC ADR GWPH fell 0.03% to $217.93, HEXO Corp. HEXO rose 1.41% to $6.46, and OrganiGram Holdings Inc. OGI fell 3.17% to $3.05. Trading volume (10.4 M) remained 14.2 million below its 50-day average volume of 24.6 M.