Shares of Intercontinental Exchange Inc.
inched 0.31% higher to $128.75 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. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. Intercontinental Exchange Inc. closed $0.63 below its 52-week high ($129.38), which the company reached on October 11th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as CME Group Inc. Cl A
rose 1.37% to $207.05, Nasdaq Inc.
rose 1.63% to $200.64, and Cboe Global Markets Inc.
rose 1.30% to $126.59. Trading volume (2.1 M) remained 54,182 below its 50-day average volume of 2.1 M.