Shares of NVR Inc. /zigman2/quotes/209548385/composite NVR -1.07% rose 1.20% to $4,057.67 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around poor trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX -1.44% falling 1.72% to 3,693.23 and Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -1.03% falling 1.62% to 29,590.41. The stock's rise snapped a three-day losing streak. NVR Inc. closed $1,924.78 short of its 52-week high ($5,982.45), which the company reached on December 9th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as D.R. Horton Inc. /zigman2/quotes/202032328/composite DHI -0.96% rose 0.66% to $71.42, Lennar Corp. Cl A /zigman2/quotes/202536373/composite LEN -1.66% fell 0.46% to $77.07, and KB Home /zigman2/quotes/206220859/composite KBH -1.94% rose 2.26% to $27.20. Trading volume (20,262) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 16,989.