Shares of Paycom Software Inc. /zigman2/quotes/208108773/composite PAYC -0.86% inched 0.24% higher to $470.52 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around rough trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX -0.15% falling 0.14% to 4,697.96 and Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -0.38% falling 0.75% to 35,601.98. The stock's rise snapped a two-day losing streak. Paycom Software Inc. closed $88.45 below its 52-week high ($558.97), which the company reached on November 2nd.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Friday, as Oracle Corp. /zigman2/quotes/202180826/composite ORCL -1.83% fell 0.73% to $93.97, Workday Inc. Cl A /zigman2/quotes/201157610/composite WDAY -4.69% fell 4.18% to $286.60, and Paychex Inc. /zigman2/quotes/202030365/composite PAYX -4.38% fell 0.41% to $124.99. Trading volume (323,606) remained 21,092 below its 50-day average volume of 344,698.