Shares of Conagra Brands Inc. CAG inched 0.28% higher to $38.92 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX rising 0.88% to 4,229.89 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA rising 0.52% to 34,756.39. Conagra Brands Inc. closed $0.42 short of its 52-week high ($39.34), which the company reached on August 27th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as PepsiCo Inc. PEP rose 0.12% to $147.84, Mondelez International Inc. Cl A MDLZ rose 0.44% to $64.02, and General Mills Inc. GIS rose 0.36% to $64.03. Trading volume (1.8 M) remained 1.2 million below its 50-day average volume of 3.0 M.