Shares of Tesla Inc. /zigman2/quotes/203558040/composite TSLA +0.33% rose 1.45% to $687.20 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around poor trading session for the stock market, with the NASDAQ Composite Index /zigman2/quotes/210598365/realtime COMP -0.91% falling 0.71% to 14,672.68 and Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -0.48% falling 0.42% to 34,935.47. This was the stock's third consecutive day of gains. Tesla Inc. closed $213.20 short of its 52-week high ($900.40), which the company achieved on January 25th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Friday, as Toyota Motor Corp. ADR /zigman2/quotes/200537742/composite TM -0.54% fell 0.87% to $179.84, General Motors Co. /zigman2/quotes/205226835/composite GM -0.37% fell 0.77% to $56.84, and Honda Motor Co. Ltd. ADR /zigman2/quotes/207173990/composite HMC -0.71% fell 0.80% to $32.10. Trading volume (28.7 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 22.7 M.