Shares of Alexandria Real Estate Equities Inc.
advanced 1.69% to $200.86 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. Alexandria Real Estate Equities Inc. closed $8.90 below its 52-week high ($209.76), which the company reached on September 1st.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Thursday, as Vornado Realty Trust
rose 0.74% to $44.67, Physicians Realty Trust
rose 0.92% to $18.64, and Retail Opportunity Investment Corp.
fell 0.38% to $18.37. Trading volume (592,136) remained 75,070 below its 50-day average volume of 667,206.