Shares of Texas Instruments Inc.
advanced 2.88% to $192.49 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. The stock's rise snapped a four-day losing streak. Texas Instruments Inc. closed $8.43 below its 52-week high ($200.92), which the company achieved on September 24th.
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 Qualcomm Inc.
rose 2.90% to $128.66. Trading volume (3.4 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 3.2 M.