Shares of AutoZone Inc. /zigman2/quotes/209114484/composite AZO +2.16% rallied 3.40% to $1,868.29 Thursday, 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 +1.44% rising 1.42% to 4,577.10 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +1.26% rising 1.82% to 34,639.79. The stock's rise snapped a two-day losing streak. AutoZone Inc. closed $73.07 below its 52-week high ($1,941.36), which the company achieved on November 16th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as O'Reilly Automotive Inc. /zigman2/quotes/207206119/composite ORLY +0.89% rose 3.24% to $657.35, Advance Auto Parts Inc. /zigman2/quotes/202065737/composite AAP +2.53% rose 4.83% to $228.76, and Monro Inc. /zigman2/quotes/209907008/composite MNRO +1.46% rose 4.07% to $57.49. Trading volume (146,843) remained 15,328 below its 50-day average volume of 162,171.