Shares of Advanced Micro Devices Inc.
rose 2.59% to $111.99 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 1.71% to 4,438.26 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 1.56% to 34,912.56. This was the stock's third consecutive day of gains. Advanced Micro Devices Inc. closed $10.50 short of its 52-week high ($122.49), which the company reached on August 4th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as NVIDIA Corp.
rose 3.85% to $217.46, Intel Corp.
rose 3.14% to $53.90, and Texas Instruments Inc.
rose 2.88% to $192.49. Trading volume (46.6 M) remained 7.7 million below its 50-day average volume of 54.3 M.