Shares of Moody's Corp. (NYS:MCO) 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 (S&P:SPX) rising 0.43% to 4,528.79 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DOW:DJIA) 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. (NYS:SPGI) rose 1.32% to $444.07, MSCI Inc. (NYS:MSCI) rose 1.40% to $638.43, and Morningstar Inc. (NAS:MORN) rose 2.01% to $266.67. Trading volume (293,855) remained 243,177 below its 50-day average volume of 537,032.