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Feb. 16, 2021, 4:57 p.m. EST

Corning Inc. stock outperforms competitors on strong trading day

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Shares of Corning Inc. GLW advanced 4.66% to $38.60 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA rising 0.20% to 31,522.75 and the S&P 500 Index SPX falling 0.06% to 3,932.59. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. Corning Inc. closed $0.24 short of its 52-week high ($38.84), which the company reached on January 20th.

The stock outperformed some of its competitors Tuesday, as Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. TMO fell 1.53% to $500.08, 3M Co. MMM fell 1.16% to $176.63, and TE Connectivity Ltd. TEL rose 1.15% to $131.26. Trading volume (7.9 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 4.1 M.

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