Shares of Roper Technologies Inc. /zigman2/quotes/204270015/composite ROP +0.80% inched 0.25% higher to $431.92 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -0.56% rising 0.23% to 32,803.47 and the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX -0.45% falling 0.16% to 4,145.19. This was the stock's third consecutive day of gains. Roper Technologies Inc. closed $73.08 short of its 52-week high ($505.00), which the company achieved on October 22nd.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. /zigman2/quotes/201150432/composite TMO -0.38% rose 0.04% to $590.26, Danaher Corp. /zigman2/quotes/210555154/composite DHR -0.56% rose 0.36% to $290.00, and General Electric Co. /zigman2/quotes/208495069/composite GE -1.25% rose 0.94% to $74.36. Trading volume (310,051) remained 279,894 below its 50-day average volume of 589,945.