Shares of Conagra Brands Inc. /zigman2/quotes/200394144/composite CAG -1.34% inched 0.43% higher to $37.33 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 -0.02% rising 0.19% to 4,247.44 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -0.36% rising 0.04% to 34,479.60. The stock's rise snapped a four-day losing streak. Conagra Brands Inc. closed $2.01 short of its 52-week high ($39.34), which the company achieved on August 27th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Friday, as PepsiCo Inc. /zigman2/quotes/208744353/composite PEP -0.92% rose 0.06% to $147.69, Mondelez International Inc. Cl A /zigman2/quotes/201769764/composite MDLZ -2.81% rose 0.24% to $63.78, and General Mills Inc. /zigman2/quotes/206659526/composite GIS -1.23% fell 0.08% to $62.52. Trading volume (3.2 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 3.1 M.