Shares of Equifax Inc. /zigman2/quotes/208789454/composite EFX +5.01% inched 0.14% higher to $265.50 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX -0.11% rising 0.15% to 4,455.48 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +0.21% rising 0.10% to 34,798.00. This was the stock's third consecutive day of gains. Equifax Inc. closed $14.09 below its 52-week high ($279.59), which the company achieved on September 3rd.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as Fidelity National Information Services Inc. /zigman2/quotes/207166559/composite FIS +0.49% fell 0.23% to $122.03, Fiserv Inc. /zigman2/quotes/204817680/composite FISV +0.02% fell 0.45% to $109.74, and Automatic Data Processing Inc. /zigman2/quotes/207661132/composite ADP +1.42% rose 0.41% to $202.22. Trading volume (375,148) remained 236,780 below its 50-day average volume of 611,928.