Shares of Broadridge Financial Solutions Inc. /zigman2/quotes/203884665/composite BR +0.51% inched 0.56% higher to $169.01 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +0.50% rising 0.15% to 4,455.48 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +0.35% rising 0.10% to 34,798.00. This was the stock's third consecutive day of gains. Broadridge Financial Solutions Inc. closed $8.15 below its 52-week high ($177.16), which the company achieved on August 16th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Friday, as Automatic Data Processing Inc. /zigman2/quotes/207661132/composite ADP +0.18% rose 0.41% to $202.22, Fiserv Inc. /zigman2/quotes/204817680/composite FISV +0.21% fell 0.45% to $109.74, and Paychex Inc. /zigman2/quotes/202030365/composite PAYX +0.37% fell 0.30% to $109.98. Trading volume (414,950) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 403,273.