Shares of Pioneer Natural Resources Co. /zigman2/quotes/206736173/composite PXD -4.48% inched 0.26% higher to $191.25 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX -2.27% rising 1.71% to 4,438.26 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -2.53% rising 1.56% to 34,912.56. The stock's rise snapped a three-day losing streak. Pioneer Natural Resources Co. closed $5.39 below its 52-week high ($196.64), which the company achieved on October 11th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as EOG Resources Inc. /zigman2/quotes/204634330/composite EOG -6.05% rose 0.64% to $90.57, Concho Resources Inc. fell 6.02% to $65.60, and APA Corp. /zigman2/quotes/200648444/composite APA -8.28% rose 6.54% to $26.22. Trading volume (1.9 M) remained 91,780 below its 50-day average volume of 2.0 M.