Shares of Tesla Inc. /zigman2/quotes/203558040/composite TSLA +1.21% rose 4.69% to $677.35 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the NASDAQ Composite Index /zigman2/quotes/210598365/realtime COMP -0.51% rising 0.11% to 14,778.26 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -0.12% rising 0.44% to 35,084.53. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. Tesla Inc. closed $223.05 below its 52-week high ($900.40), which the company reached on January 25th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Thursday, as Toyota Motor Corp. ADR /zigman2/quotes/200537742/composite TM +0.10% rose 0.86% to $181.42, General Motors Co. /zigman2/quotes/205226835/composite GM +0.56% rose 3.23% to $57.28, and Honda Motor Co. Ltd. ADR /zigman2/quotes/207173990/composite HMC +0.43% rose 1.67% to $32.36. Trading volume (29.7 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 22.9 M.