Shares of Apple Inc. AAPL,
rose 5.01% to $ 127.88 on Tuesday, on what turned out to be an all-round positive trading session for the stock market, with the NASDAQ Composite Index COMP,
an increase of 1.25% to 12,595.06 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA,
increases 1.13% to 30,199.31. The stock’s rise broke a two-day loss. Apple Inc. closed at $ 10.10 below its 52-week high of $ 137.98, which the company hit on Sept. 2.
The stock on Tuesday outperformed some of its competitors, such as Microsoft Corp. MSFT,
fell 0.03% to $ 214.13, Alphabet Inc. Cl A GOOGL,
rose 0.50% to $ 1,761.08, and International Business Machines Corp. IBM,
rose 1.94% to $ 125.93. The trade volume (155.9 million) eclipsed the 50-day average volume of 111.1 million.