Shares of Nikola Corp. NKLA inched 0.50% higher to $21.94 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA rising 0.20% to 31,522.75 and the NASDAQ Composite Index COMP falling 0.34% to 14,047.50. The stock's rise snapped a two-day losing streak. Nikola Corp. closed $72.05 short of its 52-week high ($93.99), which the company reached on June 9th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Tuesday, as Paccar Inc. PCAR fell 0.89% to $97.13, Oshkosh Corp. OSK fell 0.09% to $99.03, and Navistar International Corp. NAV fell 0.05% to $44.12. Trading volume (8.6 M) remained 8.1 million below its 50-day average volume of 16.8 M.