Shares of AutoZone Inc. AZO inched 0.10% higher to $1,137.85 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around dismal trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX falling 0.13% to 3,668.10 and Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA falling 0.23% to 29,999.26. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. AutoZone Inc. closed $130.08 short of its 52-week high ($1,267.93), which the company reached on September 2nd.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as O'Reilly Automotive Inc. ORLY rose 0.45% to $446.00, Advance Auto Parts Inc. AAP rose 0.17% to $158.22, and Monro Inc. MNRO fell 0.52% to $48.24. Trading volume (334,945) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 249,520.