Shares of Tesla Inc. /zigman2/quotes/203558040/composite TSLA -6.42% rose 3.78% to $1,077.04 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the NASDAQ Composite Index /zigman2/quotes/210598365/realtime COMP -1.92% rising 1.39% to 15,448.12 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -0.17% rising 0.68% to 35,730.48. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. Tesla Inc. closed $17.90 below its 52-week high ($1,094.94), which the company reached on October 26th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Thursday, as Toyota Motor Corp. ADR /zigman2/quotes/200537742/composite TM -0.38% rose 1.37% to $176.48, General Motors Co. /zigman2/quotes/205226835/composite GM -2.15% fell 0.04% to $54.24, and Honda Motor Co. Ltd. ADR /zigman2/quotes/207173990/composite HMC -0.67% rose 1.75% to $29.70. Trading volume (26.4 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 20.1 M.