Shares of Moody's Corp. MCO advanced 1.14% to $278.55 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX rising 1.14% to 3,925.43 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA rising 1.35% to 31,961.86. The stock's rise snapped a two-day losing streak. Moody's Corp. closed $27.41 below its 52-week high ($305.95), which the company reached on September 2nd.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as S&P Global Inc. SPGI rose 2.03% to $331.79, MSCI Inc. MSCI rose 0.50% to $417.23, and Equifax Inc. EFX fell 0.68% to $170.70. Trading volume (804,603) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 760,255.