Shares of Conagra Brands Inc. CAG rose 1.81% to $38.87 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX rising 0.14% to 4,208.12 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA rising 0.07% to 34,600.38. This was the stock's fourth consecutive day of gains. Conagra Brands Inc. closed $0.47 short of its 52-week high ($39.34), which the company achieved on August 27th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Wednesday, as PepsiCo Inc. PEP rose 0.40% to $148.22, Mondelez International Inc. Cl A MDLZ rose 0.46% to $63.62, and General Mills Inc. GIS rose 1.32% to $63.49. Trading volume (3.0 M) remained 52,475 below its 50-day average volume of 3.1 M.