Shares of Copart Inc. /zigman2/quotes/200378896/composite CPRT +0.28% inched 0.57% higher to $156.53 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around dismal trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +0.56% falling 0.00% to 4,682.80 and Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +0.41% falling 0.04% to 36,087.45. This was the stock's third consecutive day of gains. Copart Inc. closed $1.58 below its 52-week high ($158.11), which the company reached on November 5th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Monday, as CarMax Inc. /zigman2/quotes/204412041/composite KMX +1.85% rose 0.54% to $149.62, Lithia Motors Inc. /zigman2/quotes/202974783/composite LAD +1.19% rose 0.79% to $325.38, and AutoNation Inc. /zigman2/quotes/208363778/composite AN -0.10% rose 0.26% to $129.02. Trading volume (830,784) remained 21,423 below its 50-day average volume of 852,207.