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May 18, 2021, 4:32 p.m. EDT

Tesla Inc. stock underperforms Tuesday when compared to competitors despite daily gains

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Shares of Tesla Inc. TSLA inched 0.18% higher to $577.87 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around grim trading session for the stock market, with the NASDAQ Composite Index COMP falling 0.56% to 13,303.64 and Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA falling 0.78% to 34,060.66. Tesla Inc. closed $322.53 below its 52-week high ($900.40), which the company reached on January 25th.

The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Tuesday, as Toyota Motor Corp. ADR TM rose 1.25% to $160.66, General Motors Co. GM fell 0.27% to $55.89, and Honda Motor Co. Ltd. ADR HMC rose 2.04% to $30.51. Trading volume (36.5 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 34.7 M.

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