Shares of Moody's Corp. /zigman2/quotes/202808835/composite MCO +0.59% inched 0.14% higher to $369.44 Tuesday, 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 -0.51% falling 0.08% to 4,354.19 and Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -0.74% falling 0.15% to 33,919.84. The stock's rise snapped a two-day losing streak. Moody's Corp. closed $19.37 short of its 52-week high ($388.81), which the company achieved on August 6th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Tuesday, as S&P Global Inc. /zigman2/quotes/208931849/composite SPGI -0.43% rose 0.07% to $445.20, MSCI Inc. /zigman2/quotes/202905332/composite MSCI -0.95% rose 0.96% to $640.70, and Morningstar Inc. /zigman2/quotes/209325896/composite MORN -0.22% fell 0.32% to $272.53. Trading volume (363,208) remained 166,197 below its 50-day average volume of 529,405.