Shares of Netflix Inc. /zigman2/quotes/202353025/composite NFLX -2.33% rallied 1.68% to $674.05 Thursday, 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 -0.84% rising 0.98% to 4,596.42 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -0.17% rising 0.68% to 35,730.48. The stock's rise snapped a two-day losing streak. Netflix Inc. closed $2.44 short of its 52-week high ($676.49), which the company reached on October 26th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Thursday, as Amazon.com Inc. /zigman2/quotes/210331248/composite AMZN -1.38% rose 1.59% to $3,446.57, Walt Disney Co. /zigman2/quotes/203410047/composite DIS -0.67% rose 0.08% to $169.68, and Comcast Corp. Cl A /zigman2/quotes/209472081/composite CMCSA +0.54% fell 1.03% to $51.90. Trading volume (2.8 M) remained 1.2 million below its 50-day average volume of 4.0 M.