Shares of PepsiCo Inc. /zigman2/quotes/208744353/composite PEP +1.22% inched 0.68% higher to $156.00 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +0.18% rising 0.43% to 4,528.79 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +0.04% falling 0.16% to 35,399.84. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. PepsiCo Inc. closed $3.63 below its 52-week high ($159.63), which the company achieved on August 20th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Monday, as Nestle S.A. ADR /zigman2/quotes/210131093/delayed NSRGY +0.54% rose 0.02% to $127.73, Coca-Cola Co. /zigman2/quotes/209159848/composite KO +0.44% rose 0.95% to $56.18, and Unilever PLC ADR /zigman2/quotes/204685760/composite UL +0.92% rose 0.52% to $55.80. Trading volume (2.5 M) remained 1.4 million below its 50-day average volume of 4.0 M.