Shares of NVR Inc. /zigman2/quotes/209548385/composite NVR -0.04% rallied 2.31% to $4,133.51 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX -0.03% rising 1.83% to 3,979.87 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +0.45% rising 1.40% to 31,581.28. The stock's rise snapped a seven-day losing streak. NVR Inc. closed $1,848.94 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 Wednesday, as D.R. Horton Inc. /zigman2/quotes/202032328/composite DHI -0.72% rose 1.57% to $71.09, Lennar Corp. Cl A /zigman2/quotes/202536373/composite LEN -0.09% rose 1.78% to $77.90, and KB Home /zigman2/quotes/206220859/composite KBH -0.16% rose 2.60% to $28.46. Trading volume (20,769) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 16,715.