Shares of Moody's Corp. MCO advanced 2.50% to $370.49 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 third consecutive day of gains. Moody's Corp. closed $18.32 below its 52-week high ($388.81), which the company achieved on August 6th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as S&P Global Inc. SPGI rose 2.64% to $441.78, MSCI Inc. MSCI rose 2.40% to $612.65, and Morningstar Inc. MORN rose 1.62% to $272.38. Trading volume (328,969) remained 146,126 below its 50-day average volume of 475,095.