Shares of Moody's Corp. MCO inched 0.38% higher to $314.29 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX rising 0.77% to 4,128.80 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA rising 0.89% to 33,800.60. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. Moody's Corp. closed $0.18 below its 52-week high ($314.47), which the company reached on April 8th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as S&P Global Inc. SPGI rose 0.95% to $369.10, MSCI Inc. MSCI rose 0.72% to $448.50, and Morningstar Inc. MORN rose 0.02% to $233.46. Trading volume (551,684) remained 204,659 below its 50-day average volume of 756,343.