Shares of Apple Inc.
advanced 1.74% to $116.97 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the NASDAQ Composite Index
rising 1.39% to 11,579.94 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.57% to 28,586.90. Apple Inc. closed $21.01 short of its 52-week high ($137.98), which the company achieved on September 2nd.
rose 2.48% to $215.81, Alphabet Inc. Cl A
rose 1.82% to $1,510.45, and International Business Machines Corp.
fell 2.81% to $127.79. Trading volume (98.6 M) remained 82.2 million below its 50-day average volume of 180.8 M.