Shares of PepsiCo Inc. /zigman2/quotes/208744353/composite PEP +0.50% inched 0.20% higher to $154.94 Friday, 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 -0.11% rising 0.88% to 4,509.37 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +0.21% rising 0.69% to 35,455.80. The stock's rise snapped a five-day losing streak. PepsiCo Inc. closed $4.69 below its 52-week high ($159.63), which the company reached on August 20th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as Nestle S.A. ADR /zigman2/quotes/210131093/delayed NSRGY +0.30% rose 1.37% to $127.70, Coca-Cola Co. /zigman2/quotes/209159848/composite KO +0.18% rose 0.20% to $55.65, and Unilever PLC ADR /zigman2/quotes/204685760/composite UL +0.62% fell 0.41% to $55.51. Trading volume (4.2 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 4.1 M.