Shares of Visa Inc. Cl A /zigman2/quotes/203660239/composite V -1.59% inched 0.11% higher to $232.31 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around poor trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX -0.02% falling 0.18% to 4,219.55 and Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -0.36% falling 0.44% to 34,447.14. This was the stock's fourth consecutive day of gains. Visa Inc. Cl A closed $5.19 below its 52-week high ($237.50), which the company reached on April 29th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as Mastercard Inc. /zigman2/quotes/207581792/composite MA -1.75% fell 0.53% to $363.33, Fidelity National Information Services Inc. /zigman2/quotes/207166559/composite FIS -1.43% rose 0.42% to $145.13, and American Express Co. /zigman2/quotes/203805826/composite AXP -1.69% fell 1.45% to $164.09. Trading volume (4.7 M) remained 2.2 million below its 50-day average volume of 6.8 M.