Shares of Netflix Inc. /zigman2/quotes/202353025/composite NFLX +0.04% inched 0.64% higher to $633.80 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +1.36% rising 1.71% to 4,438.26 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +1.84% rising 1.56% to 34,912.56. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. Netflix Inc. closed $13.04 below its 52-week high ($646.84), which the company reached on October 7th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Amazon.com Inc. /zigman2/quotes/210331248/composite AMZN -0.05% rose 0.47% to $3,299.86, Walt Disney Co. /zigman2/quotes/203410047/composite DIS +2.95% rose 0.84% to $174.41, and Comcast Corp. Cl A /zigman2/quotes/209472081/composite CMCSA +4.91% rose 2.47% to $53.99. Trading volume (2.6 M) remained 730,737 below its 50-day average volume of 3.4 M.