Shares of Kellogg Co.
inched 0.76% higher to $62.16 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. Kellogg Co. closed $6.44 below its 52-week high ($68.60), which the company reached on May 14th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as PepsiCo Inc.
rose 0.80% to $159.26, Mondelez International Inc. Cl A
rose 1.12% to $60.63, and General Mills Inc.
rose 0.81% to $62.36. Trading volume (1.7 M) remained 324,129 below its 50-day average volume of 2.0 M.