Shares of Netflix Inc.
inched 0.30% higher to $510.40 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 0.55% to 3,824.68 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.18% to 31,097.97. This was the stock’s second consecutive day of gains. Netflix Inc. closed $64.97 short of its 52-week high ($575.37), which the company reached on July 13th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as Amazon.com Inc.
rose 0.65% to $3,182.70, Walt Disney Co.
rose 0.06% to $178.69, and Comcast Corp. Cl A
rose 1.74% to $51.54. Trading volume (3.0 M) remained 1.3 million below its 50-day average volume of 4.2 M.