Shares of Netflix Inc. (NAS:NFLX) inched 0.62% higher to $586.50 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around grim trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index (S&P:SPX) falling 0.16% to 4,473.75 and Dow Jones Industrial Average (DOW:DJIA) falling 0.18% to 34,751.32. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. Netflix Inc. closed $29.10 below its 52-week high ($615.60), which the company achieved on September 8th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Thursday, as Amazon.com Inc. (NAS:AMZN) rose 0.36% to $3,488.24, Walt Disney Co. (NYS:DIS) fell 0.58% to $183.34, and Comcast Corp. Cl A (NAS:CMCSA) rose 0.49% to $57.28. Trading volume (1.8 M) remained 1.4 million below its 50-day average volume of 3.3 M.