Shares of Moody's Corp. /zigman2/quotes/202808835/composite MCO -0.08% inched 0.86% higher to $381.09 Monday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +0.71% rising 0.43% to 4,528.79 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +1.09% falling 0.16% to 35,399.84. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. Moody's Corp. closed $7.72 below its 52-week high ($388.81), which the company reached on August 6th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Monday, as S&P Global Inc. /zigman2/quotes/208931849/composite SPGI +0.48% rose 1.32% to $444.07, MSCI Inc. /zigman2/quotes/202905332/composite MSCI +0.65% rose 1.40% to $638.43, and Morningstar Inc. /zigman2/quotes/209325896/composite MORN +0.36% rose 2.01% to $266.67. Trading volume (293,855) remained 243,177 below its 50-day average volume of 537,032.