Shares of Archer Daniels Midland Co.
advanced 1.99% to $64.17 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 1.71% to 4,438.26 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 1.56% to 34,912.56. The stock's rise snapped a two-day losing streak. Archer Daniels Midland Co. closed $5.13 below its 52-week high ($69.30), which the company reached on June 7th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Tyson Foods Inc. Cl A
rose 0.49% to $79.70, BRF S.A. ADR
fell 3.51% to $4.67, and Bunge Ltd.
rose 2.15% to $85.87. Trading volume (2.0 M) remained 403,712 below its 50-day average volume of 2.4 M.