Shares of Netflix Inc. /zigman2/quotes/202353025/composite NFLX -0.47% advanced 3.06% to $590.65 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +0.18% rising 0.95% to 4,395.64 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +0.04% rising 1.00% to 34,258.32. The stock's rise snapped a two-day losing streak. Netflix Inc. closed $24.95 below its 52-week high ($615.60), which the company reached on September 8th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Wednesday, as Amazon.com Inc. /zigman2/quotes/210331248/composite AMZN +1.68% rose 1.09% to $3,380.05, Walt Disney Co. /zigman2/quotes/203410047/composite DIS +0.02% rose 1.45% to $173.65, and Comcast Corp. Cl A /zigman2/quotes/209472081/composite CMCSA -0.59% fell 0.07% to $56.02. Trading volume (4.0 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 3.3 M.