Shares of Tesla Inc. /zigman2/quotes/203558040/composite TSLA +5.71% inched 0.06% higher to $996.27 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around grim trading session for the stock market, with the NASDAQ Composite Index /zigman2/quotes/210598365/realtime COMP +3.82% falling 1.30% to 14,154.02 and Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +1.47% falling 0.89% to 34,715.39. The stock's rise snapped a two-day losing streak. Tesla Inc. closed $247.22 short of its 52-week high ($1,243.49), which the company reached on November 4th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Thursday, as Toyota Motor Corp. ADR /zigman2/quotes/200537742/composite TM +1.76% fell 0.47% to $201.47, General Motors Co. /zigman2/quotes/205226835/composite GM +7.45% fell 2.83% to $54.65, and Honda Motor Co. Ltd. ADR /zigman2/quotes/207173990/composite HMC +2.15% fell 1.04% to $29.47. Trading volume (23.0 M) remained 2.7 million below its 50-day average volume of 25.7 M.