Shares of Netflix Inc. inched 0.16% higher to $639.00 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index rising 0.74% to 4,519.63 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average rising 0.56% to 35,457.31. This was the stock’s second consecutive day of gains. Netflix Inc. closed $7.84 short of its 52-week high ($646.84), which the company achieved on October 7th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Tuesday, as Amazon.com Inc. fell 0.08% to $3,444.15, Walt Disney Co. rose 0.02% to $171.18, and Comcast Corp. Cl A rose 1.92% to $54.24. Trading volume (6.4 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 3.5 M.