Shares of Align Technology Inc.
rallied 2.35% to $609.06 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around grim trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
falling 1.03% to 4,620.64 and Dow Jones Industrial Average
falling 1.48% to 35,365.44. The stock’s rise snapped a six-day losing streak. Align Technology Inc. closed $128.39 short of its 52-week high ($737.45), which the company reached on September 23rd.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Friday, as Danaher Corp.
fell 1.60% to $313.41, 3M Co.
fell 2.00% to $174.75, and Dentsply Sirona Inc.
fell 1.38% to $53.41. Trading volume (993,132) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 646,075.