Shares of Apple Inc.
rallied 3.08% to $116.50 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the NASDAQ Composite Index
rising 2.32% to 11,332.49 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 1.68% to 28,148.64. Apple Inc. closed $21.48 short of its 52-week high ($137.98), which the company achieved on September 2nd.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Monday, as Microsoft Corp.
rose 2.03% to $210.38, Alphabet Inc. Cl A
rose 1.87% to $1,482.83, and International Business Machines Corp.
rose 1.19% to $122.01. Trading volume (104.2 M) remained 80.8 million below its 50-day average volume of 185.0 M.