Shares of Moody's Corp. MCO inched 0.60% higher to $280.35 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA rising 0.20% to 31,522.75 and the S&P 500 Index SPX falling 0.06% to 3,932.59. This was the stock's third consecutive day of gains. Moody's Corp. closed $25.61 short of its 52-week high ($305.95), which the company achieved on September 2nd.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Tuesday, as S&P Global Inc. SPGI fell 0.33% to $338.33, MSCI Inc. MSCI rose 1.41% to $440.92, and Equifax Inc. EFX fell 1.33% to $174.83. Trading volume (1.0 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 760,263.