Shares of Tesla Inc. /zigman2/quotes/203558040/composite TSLA +0.27% rose 2.51% to $282.94 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the NASDAQ Composite Index /zigman2/quotes/210598365/realtime COMP -0.58% rising 0.25% to 10,829.50 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -0.19% falling 0.43% to 29,134.99. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. Tesla Inc. closed $131.56 short of its 52-week high ($414.50), which the company reached on November 4th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Tuesday, as Toyota Motor Corp. ADR /zigman2/quotes/200537742/composite TM +1.01% rose 0.09% to $135.74, General Motors Co. /zigman2/quotes/205226835/composite GM +0.70% fell 0.94% to $34.71, and Honda Motor Co. Ltd. ADR /zigman2/quotes/207173990/composite HMC +0.88% rose 0.13% to $22.84. Trading volume (61.4 M) remained 11.2 million below its 50-day average volume of 72.6 M.