Shares of Moody's Corp. MCO inched 0.07% higher to $280.55 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA rising 0.29% to 31,613.02 and the S&P 500 Index SPX falling 0.03% to 3,931.33. This was the stock's fourth consecutive day of gains. Moody's Corp. closed $25.41 short of 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 0.18% to $338.93, MSCI Inc. MSCI fell 0.36% to $439.32, and Equifax Inc. EFX rose 1.01% to $176.59. Trading volume (655,969) remained 102,203 below its 50-day average volume of 758,172.