Shares of Micron Technology Inc.
advanced 1.79% to $75.55 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around rough trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
falling 0.02% to 4,400.64 and Dow Jones Industrial Average
falling 0.36% to 34,930.93. Micron Technology Inc. closed $21.41 short of its 52-week high ($96.96), which the company achieved on April 12th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as Intel Corp.
fell 0.21% to $53.07, STMicroelectronics N.V.
rose 1.50% to $39.33, and Western Digital Corp.
rose 1.86% to $63.52. Trading volume (14.2 M) remained 4.7 million below its 50-day average volume of 18.9 M.