Shares of Monster Beverage Corp. /zigman2/quotes/205899417/composite MNST +1.55% rallied 1.00% to $87.63 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 -0.45% rising 0.01% to 3,901.36 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -1.03% rising 0.03% to 31,261.90. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. Monster Beverage Corp. closed $12.26 below its 52-week high ($99.89), which the company reached on August 10th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as Coca-Cola Co. /zigman2/quotes/209159848/composite KO -1.87% rose 1.63% to $60.98 and PepsiCo Inc. /zigman2/quotes/208744353/composite PEP -0.93% rose 0.63% to $162.21. Trading volume (3.8 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 3.0 M.