Shares of Amazon.com Inc. /zigman2/quotes/210331248/composite AMZN -1.63% rallied 4.50% to $121.09 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX -0.16% rising 3.06% to 3,790.93 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +0.0091% rising 2.80% to 30,316.32. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. Amazon.com Inc. closed $67.02 short of its 52-week high ($188.11), which the company achieved on November 19th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Tuesday, as eBay Inc. /zigman2/quotes/204653455/composite EBAY -1.26% rose 3.90% to $38.67, Alphabet Inc. Cl A /zigman2/quotes/202490156/lastsale GOOGL -0.90% rose 3.04% to $101.64, and Walmart Inc. /zigman2/quotes/207374728/composite WMT -0.35% rose 1.30% to $134.25. Trading volume (62.2 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 56.8 M.