On Friday, Micron Technology Inc.’s shares MU experienced a 1.16% increase, ending a two-day losing streak and reaching a new 52-week high of $77.56. This positive trading session boosted the overall stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX rising 0.13% to 4,514.02 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA increasing by 0.01% to 34,947.28. Despite this surge in stock price, trading volume for Micron Technology Inc. remained below its 50-day average of 13.4 million shares, with only 9.4 million shares traded.
The surge in Micron Technology Inc.’s stock price allowed the company to surpass its previous peak of $77.50, which it reached on November 15th. The positive trading session reflected broader market trends, as investors continued to show confidence in the technology sector amid ongoing global economic uncertainty and geopolitical tensions.
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