Shares of NVR Inc. /zigman2/quotes/209548385/composite NVR +0.10% rallied 2.57% to $4,262.41 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 -0.13% rising 0.01% to 3,901.36 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -0.04% rising 0.03% to 31,261.90. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. NVR Inc. closed $1,720.04 short of its 52-week high ($5,982.45), which the company achieved on December 9th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as D.R. Horton Inc. /zigman2/quotes/202032328/composite DHI +0.77% rose 3.35% to $68.75, Lennar Corp. Cl A /zigman2/quotes/202536373/composite LEN +0.70% rose 2.44% to $74.44, and KB Home /zigman2/quotes/206220859/composite KBH +1.21% rose 0.92% to $33.02. Trading volume (17,659) remained 6,741 below its 50-day average volume of 24,400.