Shares of BlackBerry Ltd. /zigman2/quotes/202784246/composite BB +1.55% inched 0.99% higher to $10.21 Wednesday, 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 +0.30% rising 0.23% to 4,701.46 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -0.20% falling 0.03% to 35,804.38. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. BlackBerry Ltd. closed $18.56 below its 52-week high ($28.77), which the company reached on January 27th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as CrowdStrike Holdings Inc. Cl A /zigman2/quotes/212513426/composite CRWD +2.55% rose 0.08% to $230.77, VMware Inc. /zigman2/quotes/209864107/composite VMW +0.96% rose 1.91% to $118.70, and Citrix Systems Inc. /zigman2/quotes/206700852/composite CTXS +1.40% rose 0.87% to $84.74. Trading volume (4.3 M) remained 5.4 million below its 50-day average volume of 9.7 M.