Shares of Amazon.com Inc.
inched 0.76% higher to $3,162.16 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 1.48% to 3,803.79 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.69% to 31,041.13. Amazon.com Inc. closed $390.09 short of its 52-week high ($3,552.25), which the company achieved on September 2nd.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Microsoft Corp.
rose 2.85% to $218.29, Alphabet Inc. Cl A
rose 2.99% to $1,774.34, and Walmart Inc.
fell 0.01% to $146.65. Trading volume (3.4 M) remained 763,067 below its 50-day average volume of 4.2 M.