Shares of APA Corp. APA inched 0.93% higher to $20.68 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX rising 0.68% to 4,211.47 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA rising 0.71% to 34,060.36. This was the stock's seventh consecutive day of gains. APA Corp. closed $3.17 short of its 52-week high ($23.85), which the company reached on March 8th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Chevron Corp. CVX rose 1.60% to $106.90, ConocoPhillips COP rose 0.17% to $53.13, and EOG Resources Inc. EOG rose 1.27% to $75.93. Trading volume (6.4 M) remained 1.6 million below its 50-day average volume of 8.0 M.