Shares of Broadridge Financial Solutions Inc. /zigman2/quotes/203884665/composite BR +0.21% inched 0.98% higher to $164.10 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +0.37% rising 0.95% to 4,395.64 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +0.43% rising 1.00% to 34,258.32. The stock's rise snapped a six-day losing streak. Broadridge Financial Solutions Inc. closed $13.06 short of its 52-week high ($177.16), which the company achieved on August 16th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as Automatic Data Processing Inc. /zigman2/quotes/207661132/composite ADP -0.43% rose 0.64% to $198.31, Fiserv Inc. /zigman2/quotes/204817680/composite FISV -1.06% rose 2.33% to $108.69, and Paychex Inc. /zigman2/quotes/202030365/composite PAYX +0.07% rose 0.80% to $109.37. Trading volume (622,008) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 395,051.