Shares of MarketAxess Holdings Inc. MKTX rose 1.20% to $550.21 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA rising 0.00% to 31,494.32 and the S&P 500 Index SPX falling 0.19% to 3,906.71. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. MarketAxess Holdings Inc. closed $56.24 short of its 52-week high ($606.45), which the company achieved on November 9th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Friday, as CME Group Inc. Cl A CME rose 0.56% to $195.07, Intercontinental Exchange Inc. ICE fell 0.45% to $113.35, and Nasdaq Inc. NDAQ fell 0.31% to $144.43. Trading volume (243,744) remained 35,610 below its 50-day average volume of 279,354.