Shares of S&P Global Inc. SPGI advanced 1.04% to $341.57 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX rising 0.24% to 3,638.35 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA rising 0.13% to 29,910.37. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. S&P Global Inc. closed $38.30 below its 52-week high ($379.87), which the company achieved on September 2nd.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Friday, as Moody's Corp. MCO rose 0.24% to $277.22, MSCI Inc. MSCI fell 0.42% to $402.25, and FactSet Research Systems Inc. FDS rose 0.39% to $322.75. Trading volume (407,732) remained 550,604 below its 50-day average volume of 958,336.