Shares of National Bank of Canada
inched 0.25% higher to C$100.88 Thursday, in what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the Canadian market, with the S&P/TSX Composite Index
rising 0.98% to 20,819.94. This was the stock's fifth consecutive day of gains. National Bank of Canada closed C$0.55 short of its 52-week high (C$101.43), which the company achieved on September 1st. Trading volume of 682,604 shares remained below its 50-day average volume of 1.7 M.