Shares of AutoZone Inc. AZO rallied 1.53% to $1,155.30 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA rising 0.16% to 30,046.37 and the S&P 500 Index SPX falling 0.13% to 3,663.46. This was the stock's third consecutive day of gains. AutoZone Inc. closed $112.63 below its 52-week high ($1,267.93), which the company achieved on September 2nd.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Friday, as O'Reilly Automotive Inc. ORLY rose 0.43% to $447.94, Advance Auto Parts Inc. AAP fell 0.35% to $157.66, and Monro Inc. MNRO fell 0.50% to $48.00. Trading volume (329,654) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 251,766.