Shares of Copart Inc. /zigman2/quotes/200378896/composite CPRT +0.83% inched 0.04% higher to $148.52 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +1.34% rising 0.23% to 4,701.46 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -0.49% falling 0.03% to 35,804.38. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. Copart Inc. closed $12.60 below its 52-week high ($161.12), which the company achieved on November 16th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as CarMax Inc. /zigman2/quotes/204412041/composite KMX +4.98% rose 0.71% to $147.36, Lithia Motors Inc. /zigman2/quotes/202974783/composite LAD +6.00% fell 1.60% to $288.30, and AutoNation Inc. /zigman2/quotes/208363778/composite AN +6.19% fell 0.49% to $126.99. Trading volume (459,909) remained 413,905 below its 50-day average volume of 873,814.