Shares of Netflix Inc. /zigman2/quotes/202353025/composite NFLX +1.39% advanced 1.67% to $245.17 Thursday, 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 -1.02% rising 0.23% to 4,283.74 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -1.15% rising 0.06% to 33,999.04. The stock's rise snapped a three-day losing streak. Netflix Inc. closed $455.82 below its 52-week high ($700.99), which the company achieved on November 17th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Thursday, as Amazon.com Inc. /zigman2/quotes/210331248/composite AMZN -0.54% rose 0.14% to $142.30, Walt Disney Co. /zigman2/quotes/203410047/composite DIS -0.75% fell 0.11% to $122.67, and Comcast Corp. Cl A /zigman2/quotes/209472081/composite CMCSA -2.24% fell 1.66% to $38.61. Trading volume (5.3 M) remained 5.2 million below its 50-day average volume of 10.4 M.