Shares of AutoZone Inc. /zigman2/quotes/209114484/composite AZO +1.53% inched 0.49% higher to $1,942.17 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around poor trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +1.73% falling 1.89% to 4,397.94 and Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +1.10% falling 1.30% to 34,265.37. The stock's rise snapped a five-day losing streak. AutoZone Inc. closed $167.83 below its 52-week high ($2,110.00), which the company reached on December 29th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Friday, as O'Reilly Automotive Inc. /zigman2/quotes/207206119/composite ORLY +1.48% fell 1.87% to $635.92, Advance Auto Parts Inc. /zigman2/quotes/202065737/composite AAP +1.71% fell 1.39% to $226.15, and Monro Inc. /zigman2/quotes/209907008/composite MNRO +1.69% rose 0.06% to $54.27. Trading volume (156,762) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 149,612.