Shares of PepsiCo Inc. /zigman2/quotes/208744353/composite PEP -0.28% inched 0.07% higher to $156.95 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +0.75% rising 0.28% to 4,536.95 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +1.09% rising 0.37% to 35,443.82. The stock's fall snapped a four-day winning streak. PepsiCo Inc. closed $2.68 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 Thursday, as Nestle S.A. ADR /zigman2/quotes/210131093/composite NSRGY +0.41% fell 0.53% to $125.86, Coca-Cola Co. /zigman2/quotes/209159848/composite KO -0.26% rose 0.14% to $56.77, and Unilever PLC ADR /zigman2/quotes/204685760/composite UL -0.34% fell 2.07% to $54.86. Trading volume (2.9 M) remained 1.1 million below its 50-day average volume of 4.0 M.