Shares of Corteva Inc. /zigman2/quotes/212512039/composite CTVA +0.09% rallied 1.12% to $42.41 Thursday, 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 -0.11% rising 1.21% to 4,448.98 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +0.21% rising 1.48% to 34,764.82. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. Corteva Inc. closed $7.57 short of its 52-week high ($49.98), which the company achieved on May 10th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Linde PLC /zigman2/quotes/207314668/composite LIN +0.91% rose 1.41% to $310.37, Air Products & Chemicals Inc. /zigman2/quotes/201523430/composite APD -0.91% rose 0.96% to $260.41, and DuPont de Nemours Inc. /zigman2/quotes/203606582/composite DD -0.18% rose 0.92% to $68.90. Trading volume (2.6 M) remained 427,023 below its 50-day average volume of 3.1 M.