Shares of Amphenol Corp. Cl A /zigman2/quotes/207999687/composite APH +1.46% inched 0.19% higher to $75.36 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around dismal trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +0.30% falling 0.77% to 4,458.58 and Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -0.02% falling 0.78% to 34,607.72. The stock's rise snapped a three-day losing streak. Amphenol Corp. Cl A closed $1.89 short of its 52-week high ($77.25), which the company reached on August 30th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Friday, as TE Connectivity Ltd. /zigman2/quotes/205324491/composite TEL +1.06% fell 0.25% to $145.40, ITT Inc. /zigman2/quotes/203522138/composite ITT +0.79% fell 0.22% to $89.70, and CommScope Holding Co. Inc. /zigman2/quotes/206734450/composite COMM -0.66% fell 1.96% to $14.47. Trading volume (1.9 M) remained 496,773 below its 50-day average volume of 2.3 M.