Shares of Fortinet Inc. /zigman2/quotes/205733290/composite FTNT +2.42% inched 0.82% higher to $341.19 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 +0.82% rising 0.37% to 4,697.53 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +0.69% rising 0.56% to 36,327.95. This was the stock's fourth consecutive day of gains. Fortinet Inc. closed $4.06 short of its 52-week high ($345.25), which the company achieved on October 25th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as Cisco Systems Inc. /zigman2/quotes/209509471/composite CSCO -0.61% fell 0.09% to $57.07 and HP Inc. /zigman2/quotes/203461582/composite HPQ +1.07% rose 1.98% to $31.95. Trading volume (1.7 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 900,834.