Shares of Apple Inc. AAPL,
gained 4.08% to $ 114.95 on Wednesday, on what has proven to be a favorable stock market session, with the NASDAQ COMP Composite Index,
up 3.85% to 11,590.78 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA,
Stocks showed a mixed performance when compared to some competitors on Wednesday, like Microsoft Corp. MSFT,
up 4.82% to $ 216.39, Alphabet Inc. Cl A GOOGL,
up 6.09% to $ 1,745.85, and International Business Machines Corp. IBM,
down 1.98% to $ 111.90. Trading volume (136.9 million) was still 18.0 million below the 50 day average volume of 154.9 million.