Shares of O'Reilly Automotive Inc. ORLY inched 0.43% higher to $447.94 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA rising 0.16% to 30,046.37 and the S&P 500 Index SPX falling 0.13% to 3,663.46. This was the stock's third consecutive day of gains. O'Reilly Automotive Inc. closed $40.01 short of its 52-week high ($487.95), which the company achieved on July 30th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as AutoZone Inc. AZO rose 1.53% to $1,155.30, Genuine Parts Co. GPC rose 0.02% to $97.06, and Advance Auto Parts Inc. AAP fell 0.35% to $157.66. Trading volume (651,911) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 483,868.