Shares of Mohawk Industries Inc. /zigman2/quotes/207248913/composite MHK -0.14% inched 0.47% higher to $158.61 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +3.06% rising 0.69% to 4,546.54 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +2.68% rising 0.78% to 35,405.24. This was the stock's third consecutive day of gains. Mohawk Industries Inc. closed $73.19 short of its 52-week high ($231.80), which the company achieved on May 10th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Tuesday, as Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc. /zigman2/quotes/202019304/composite FBHS +3.10% fell 0.24% to $93.94, Trex Co. Inc. /zigman2/quotes/201322961/composite TREX +3.17% rose 4.53% to $95.61, and Armstrong World Industries Inc. /zigman2/quotes/205703431/composite AWI +5.02% fell 0.44% to $98.58. Trading volume (547,862) remained 7,494 below its 50-day average volume of 555,356.