Shares of Illumina Inc. /zigman2/quotes/203509482/composite ILMN -0.39% inched 0.91% higher to $379.34 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around poor trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX -0.60% falling 0.14% to 4,697.96 and Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -0.09% falling 0.75% to 35,601.98. The stock's rise snapped a 10-day losing streak. Illumina Inc. closed $176.43 short of its 52-week high ($555.77), which the company reached on February 12th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. /zigman2/quotes/201150432/composite TMO -1.17% fell 0.25% to $636.05, Danaher Corp. /zigman2/quotes/210555154/composite DHR -0.73% rose 0.47% to $314.13, and Agilent Technologies Inc. /zigman2/quotes/207081878/composite A -0.18% rose 1.32% to $164.30. Trading volume (1.1 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 829,618.