Shares of Copart Inc. /zigman2/quotes/200378896/composite CPRT -1.33% advanced 1.34% to $148.46 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +0.08% rising 0.17% to 4,690.70 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -0.56% rising 0.55% to 35,813.80. The stock's rise snapped a four-day losing streak. Copart Inc. closed $12.66 short of its 52-week high ($161.12), which the company reached on November 16th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Tuesday, as CarMax Inc. /zigman2/quotes/204412041/composite KMX -3.46% fell 0.52% to $146.32, Lithia Motors Inc. /zigman2/quotes/202974783/composite LAD +0.91% fell 0.62% to $293.00, and AutoNation Inc. /zigman2/quotes/208363778/composite AN -1.53% rose 1.32% to $127.62. Trading volume (848,513) remained 8,330 below its 50-day average volume of 856,843.