Shares of EOG Resources Inc. EOG inched 0.64% higher to $90.57 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX rising 1.71% to 4,438.26 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA rising 1.56% to 34,912.56. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. EOG Resources Inc. closed $2.50 short of its 52-week high ($93.07), which the company achieved on October 11th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as ConocoPhillips COP rose 0.85% to $73.85, Pioneer Natural Resources Co. PXD rose 0.26% to $191.25, and Occidental Petroleum Corp. OXY fell 0.90% to $31.99. Trading volume (3.6 M) remained 1.1 million below its 50-day average volume of 4.7 M.