Shares of Teleflex Inc.
inched 0.34% higher to $388.67 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 0.85% to 4,480.70 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.68% to 34,814.39. This was the stock's third consecutive day of gains. Teleflex Inc. closed $60.71 short of its 52-week high ($449.38), which the company achieved on April 28th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as Johnson & Johnson
rose 0.38% to $165.42, Becton Dickinson & Co.
rose 0.47% to $261.68, and Boston Scientific Corp.
rose 0.36% to $45.01. Trading volume (125,198) remained 195,530 below its 50-day average volume of 320,728.