Shares of Robert Half International Inc. /zigman2/quotes/209666445/composite RHI +1.02% advanced 1.18% to $117.59 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX -0.15% rising 0.06% to 4,649.27 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -0.38% falling 0.44% to 35,921.23. The stock's rise snapped a four-day losing streak. Robert Half International Inc. closed $3.24 below its 52-week high ($120.83), which the company reached on November 5th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Thursday, as Adecco Group A.G. ADR /zigman2/quotes/200821164/composite AHEXY +0.28% rose 0.16% to $24.93, ManpowerGroup /zigman2/quotes/200637338/composite MAN +0.49% fell 0.08% to $102.39, and Korn Ferry /zigman2/quotes/209856151/composite KFY -1.67% rose 0.88% to $81.75. Trading volume (533,660) remained 102,737 below its 50-day average volume of 636,397.