Shares of Nikola Corp. NKLA advanced 4.91% to $21.36 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the NASDAQ Composite Index COMP rising 0.07% to 13,874.46 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA rising 0.00% to 31,494.32. The stock's rise snapped a two-day losing streak. Nikola Corp. closed $72.63 short of its 52-week high ($93.99), which the company achieved on June 9th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Friday, as Paccar Inc. PCAR rose 0.36% to $95.19, Oshkosh Corp. OSK rose 2.92% to $99.83, and Navistar International Corp. NAV rose 0.05% to $44.10. Trading volume (6.1 M) remained 10.1 million below its 50-day average volume of 16.3 M.