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Shares of Tesla Inc. rose 4.69% to $677.35 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the NASDAQ Composite Index rising 0.11% to 14,778.26 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average rising 0.44% to 35,084.53. This was the stock’s second consecutive day of gains. Tesla Inc. closed $223.05 below its 52-week high ($900.40), which the company reached on January 25th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Thursday, as Toyota Motor Corp. ADR rose 0.86% to $181.42, General Motors Co. rose 3.23% to $57.28, and Honda Motor Co. Ltd. ADR rose 1.67% to $32.36. Trading volume (29.7 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 22.9 M.