Shares of Robert Half International Inc. /zigman2/quotes/209666445/composite RHI +1.81% rose 2.84% to $122.65 Tuesday, 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 +1.46% rising 0.84% to 4,521.54 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +1.09% rising 1.06% to 35,462.78. This was the stock's third consecutive day of gains. Robert Half International Inc. hit a new 52-week high, surpassing its previous peak of $120.83, which the company reached on November 5th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Tuesday, as Adecco Group A.G. ADR /zigman2/quotes/200821164/delayed AHEXY +0.38% rose 1.83% to $25.02, ManpowerGroup /zigman2/quotes/200637338/composite MAN +0.30% rose 3.76% to $110.50, and Korn Ferry /zigman2/quotes/209856151/composite KFY +0.20% rose 1.73% to $68.32. Trading volume (1.2 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 991,689.