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June 18, 2021, 4:31 p.m. EDT

Moderna Inc. stock falls Friday, underperforms market

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Shares of Moderna Inc. (NAS:MRNA) slid 1.62% to $199.19 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around poor trading session for the stock market, with the NASDAQ Composite Index (NASDAQ:COMP) falling 0.92% to 14,030.38 and Dow Jones Industrial Average (DOW:DJIA) falling 1.58% to 33,290.08. Moderna Inc. closed $28.52 below its 52-week high ($227.71), which the company achieved on June 7th.

The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as AbbVie Inc. (NYS:ABBV) fell 1.55% to $113.12, Amgen Inc. (NAS:AMGN) fell 0.86% to $238.68, and AstraZeneca PLC ADR (NAS:AZN) rose 0.03% to $58.37. Trading volume (6.4 M) remained 3.4 million below its 50-day average volume of 9.8 M.

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