Netflix Inc. stock rises Wednesday, outperforms market

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Shares of Netflix Inc. inched 0.03% higher to $326.33 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around rough trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index falling 1.56% to 3,928.86 and Dow Jones Industrial Average falling 1.81% to 33,296.96. Netflix Inc. closed $200.31 short of its 52-week high ($526.64), which the company reached on January 20th.

The stock outperformed some of its competitors Wednesday, as Apple Inc. fell 0.54% to $135.21, Walt Disney Co. fell 0.87% to $99.04, and Comcast Corp. Cl A fell 1.69% to $38.28. Trading volume (7.8 M) remained 1.3 million below its 50-day average volume of 9.1 M.

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