Shares of Moody's Corp. MCO inched 0.00% higher to $278.67 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX rising 0.47% to 3,934.83 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA rising 0.09% to 31,458.40. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. Moody's Corp. closed $27.29 short of its 52-week high ($305.95), which the company achieved on September 2nd.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as S&P Global Inc. SPGI rose 0.02% to $339.45, MSCI Inc. MSCI rose 1.85% to $434.77, and Equifax Inc. EFX rose 0.14% to $177.19. Trading volume (910,685) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 780,385.