Shares of Zynga Inc. Cl A (NAS:ZNGA) inched 0.96% higher to $10.47 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the NASDAQ Composite Index (NASDAQ:COMP) rising 1.57% to 14,498.88 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DOW:DJIA) rising 1.62% to 34,511.99. This was the stock's third consecutive day of gains. Zynga Inc. Cl A closed $1.85 short of its 52-week high ($12.32), which the company achieved on February 19th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Tuesday, as Microsoft Corp. (NAS:MSFT) rose 0.83% to $279.32, Electronic Arts Inc. (NAS:EA) fell 0.12% to $141.07, and Take-Two Interactive Software Inc. (NAS:TTWO) rose 0.63% to $170.02. Trading volume (12.8 M) remained 219,103 below its 50-day average volume of 13.0 M.