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Nov. 19, 2021, 5:19 p.m. EST

Robert Half International Inc. stock outperforms competitors on strong trading day

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Shares of Robert Half International Inc. (NYS:RHI) inched 0.56% higher to $117.74 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around dismal trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index (S&P:SPX) falling 0.14% to 4,697.96 and Dow Jones Industrial Average (DOW:DJIA) falling 0.75% to 35,601.98. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. Robert Half International Inc. closed $3.09 short of its 52-week high ($120.83), which the company reached on November 5th.

The stock outperformed some of its competitors Friday, as Adecco Group A.G. ADR (OTC:AHEXY) fell 2.57% to $24.83, ManpowerGroup (NYS:MAN) rose 0.17% to $99.27, and Korn Ferry (NYS:KFY) fell 0.12% to $82.08. Trading volume (742,305) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 635,139.

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