Shares of Western Digital Corp.
advanced 1.66% to $74.78 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 0.19% to 4,247.44 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.04% to 34,479.60. The stock's rise snapped a four-day losing streak. Western Digital Corp. closed $3.41 below its 52-week high ($78.19), which the company achieved on June 4th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Friday, as HP Inc.
rose 0.37% to $30.08, Seagate Technology Holdings PLC
fell 0.71% to $96.77, and NetApp Inc.
fell 0.31% to $83.37. Trading volume (3.2 M) remained 1.1 million below its 50-day average volume of 4.3 M.