Shares of BlackBerry Ltd. /zigman2/quotes/202784246/composite BB -3.98% inched 0.57% higher to $10.54 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +0.28% rising 0.06% to 4,649.27 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +0.29% falling 0.44% to 35,921.23. The stock's rise snapped a two-day losing streak. BlackBerry Ltd. closed $18.23 short of its 52-week high ($28.77), which the company reached on January 27th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Thursday, as CrowdStrike Holdings Inc. Cl A /zigman2/quotes/212513426/composite CRWD +1.54% fell 0.23% to $280.92, VMware Inc. /zigman2/quotes/209864107/composite VMW +1.17% fell 0.62% to $124.18, and Citrix Systems Inc. /zigman2/quotes/206700852/composite CTXS +5.16% fell 1.89% to $87.36. Trading volume (4.2 M) remained 5.5 million below its 50-day average volume of 9.7 M.