Shares of Netflix Inc. /zigman2/quotes/202353025/composite NFLX +2.91% rose 1.56% to $186.35 Friday, 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 +1.06% rising 0.01% to 3,901.36 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +1.05% rising 0.03% to 31,261.90. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. Netflix Inc. closed $514.64 short of its 52-week high ($700.99), which the company reached on November 17th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Friday, as Amazon.com Inc. /zigman2/quotes/210331248/composite AMZN +3.15% rose 0.25% to $2,151.82, Walt Disney Co. /zigman2/quotes/203410047/composite DIS +1.84% fell 0.70% to $102.42, and Comcast Corp. Cl A /zigman2/quotes/209472081/composite CMCSA +2.69% fell 0.02% to $42.01. Trading volume (10.0 M) remained 3.4 million below its 50-day average volume of 13.4 M.