Shares of Amphenol Corp. Cl A APH inched 0.99% higher to $66.59 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX rising 1.06% to 4,159.12 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA rising 0.55% to 34,084.15. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. Amphenol Corp. Cl A closed $3.03 short of its 52-week high ($69.62), which the company reached on April 26th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as TE Connectivity Ltd. TEL rose 0.98% to $133.50, ITT Inc. ITT fell 0.57% to $91.49, and CommScope Holding Co. Inc. COMM rose 1.88% to $18.41. Trading volume (1.8 M) remained 980,597 below its 50-day average volume of 2.8 M.