Shares of Moody's Corp. /zigman2/quotes/202808835/composite MCO -1.85% inched 0.25% higher to $370.38 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +0.37% rising 0.95% to 4,395.64 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +0.43% rising 1.00% to 34,258.32. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. Moody's Corp. closed $18.43 below its 52-week high ($388.81), which the company reached on August 6th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as S&P Global Inc. /zigman2/quotes/208931849/composite SPGI -2.33% rose 0.10% to $445.64, MSCI Inc. /zigman2/quotes/202905332/composite MSCI -1.20% rose 0.69% to $645.15, and Morningstar Inc. /zigman2/quotes/209325896/composite MORN +1.12% fell 0.03% to $272.44. Trading volume (318,173) remained 210,313 below its 50-day average volume of 528,486.