Shares of Under Armour Inc. Cl A /zigman2/quotes/204420722/composite UAA +0.79% rose 3.23% to $21.43 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX -0.51% rising 1.21% to 4,448.98 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -0.74% rising 1.48% to 34,764.82. This was the stock's third consecutive day of gains. Under Armour Inc. Cl A closed $5.02 below its 52-week high ($26.45), which the company achieved on May 5th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Thursday, as Nike Inc. Cl B /zigman2/quotes/203439053/composite NKE -0.88% rose 1.36% to $159.58, Columbia Sportswear Co. /zigman2/quotes/206868136/composite COLM -0.90% rose 0.81% to $99.87, and Skechers USA Inc. Cl A /zigman2/quotes/201784799/composite SKX -2.84% rose 0.59% to $46.12. Trading volume (6.5 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 5.7 M.