Shares of Booking Holdings Inc. BKNG inched 0.88% higher to $2,096.63 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA rising 0.29% to 29,969.52 and the S&P 500 Index SPX falling 0.06% to 3,666.72. This was the stock's third consecutive day of gains. Booking Holdings Inc. closed $31.39 below its 52-week high ($2,128.02), which the company reached on November 9th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Trip.com Group Ltd. ADR TCOM rose 6.24% to $35.22, Expedia Group Inc. EXPE fell 0.41% to $127.35, and TripAdvisor Inc. TRIP fell 0.07% to $28.60. Trading volume (337,299) remained 42,116 below its 50-day average volume of 379,415.