Shares of Amazon.com Inc. /zigman2/quotes/210331248/composite AMZN +0.24% rose 2.09% to $3,349.65 Thursday, 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 +0.71% rising 0.47% to 4,239.18 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +0.59% rising 0.06% to 34,466.24. This was the stock's third consecutive day of gains. Amazon.com Inc. closed $204.35 below its 52-week high ($3,554.00), which the company achieved on April 30th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Thursday, as eBay Inc. /zigman2/quotes/204653455/composite EBAY +0.58% rose 1.20% to $66.75, Alphabet Inc. Cl A /zigman2/quotes/202490156/composite GOOGL +2.04% rose 1.13% to $2,435.13, and Walmart Inc. /zigman2/quotes/207374728/composite WMT +0.76% rose 0.58% to $139.88. Trading volume (3.3 M) remained 129,430 below its 50-day average volume of 3.4 M.