Shares of Copart Inc. /zigman2/quotes/200378896/composite CPRT -2.76% rose 2.27% to $155.65 Friday, 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 -1.84% rising 0.72% to 4,682.85 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -1.51% rising 0.50% to 36,100.31. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. Copart Inc. closed $2.46 below its 52-week high ($158.11), which the company reached on November 5th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as CarMax Inc. /zigman2/quotes/204412041/composite KMX -2.65% fell 0.89% to $148.81, Lithia Motors Inc. /zigman2/quotes/202974783/composite LAD +1.07% rose 0.57% to $322.82, and AutoNation Inc. /zigman2/quotes/208363778/composite AN -0.35% rose 2.99% to $128.68. Trading volume (851,606) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 848,355.