Shares of Aphria Inc. APHA inched 0.49% higher to $16.27 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the NASDAQ Composite Index COMP rising 1.03% to 13,829.31 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA rising 0.17% to 33,503.57. The stock's rise snapped a two-day losing streak. Aphria Inc. closed $16.02 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 Thursday, as GW Pharmaceuticals PLC ADR GWPH rose 0.33% to $218.00, HEXO Corp. HEXO rose 2.91% to $6.37, and OrganiGram Holdings Inc. OGI fell 0.32% to $3.15. Trading volume (8.7 M) remained 16.1 million below its 50-day average volume of 24.8 M.