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May 4, 2022, 4:59 p.m. EDT

Illumina Inc. stock rises Wednesday, still underperforms market

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Shares of Illumina Inc. (NAS:ILMN) rose 2.32% to $307.68 Wednesday, 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 2.99% to 4,300.17 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DOW:DJIA) rising 2.81% to 34,061.06. Illumina Inc. closed $218.32 short of its 52-week high ($526.00), which the company reached on August 16th.

The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYS:TMO) rose 3.05% to $562.98, Danaher Corp. (NYS:DHR) rose 3.27% to $256.63, and Agilent Technologies Inc. (NYS:A) rose 3.19% to $126.30. Trading volume (831,722) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 796,855.

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