Shares of Tesla Inc. /zigman2/quotes/203558040/composite TSLA -6.42% rallied 3.26% to $894.00 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the NASDAQ Composite Index /zigman2/quotes/210598365/realtime COMP -1.92% rising 0.62% to 15,215.70 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -0.17% falling 0.02% to 35,603.08. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. Tesla Inc. closed $6.40 short of its 52-week high ($900.40), which the company achieved on January 25th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Thursday, as Toyota Motor Corp. ADR /zigman2/quotes/200537742/composite TM -0.38% fell 2.10% to $174.02, General Motors Co. /zigman2/quotes/205226835/composite GM -2.15% rose 1.28% to $58.41, and Honda Motor Co. Ltd. ADR /zigman2/quotes/207173990/composite HMC -0.67% fell 1.77% to $29.92. Trading volume (31.2 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 17.7 M.